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Hala Exander writes about swimming with Special Olympics Brighton and Hove / 7 August 2012

Special Olympics Brighton and Hove is a sports club for people with learning disabilities. It encourages people to be active. 

I do swimming and my favourite strokes are front crawl and breast stroke I have entered lots of competitions.

I won a silver medal  for a  50 metre race. 

For the competitions I have to wear a black hat. I have goggles to stop  the water  stinging my  eyes.