Brian Johnson Wins Silver at S.O. World Games

by | Jun 22, 2023

He said he wanted to win a medal and he’s done that. East Greenwich’s Brian Johnson earned a silver medal in individual bocce Wednesday at the Special Olympics World Games in Berlin, Germany. He has a chance to earn another medal in the doubles event, where he will compete with teammate Dave Young.

Brian’s mom, Jane, and sister, Kelly, were at the event, as well as family friend Gail Erinakes.

The doubles competition starts Friday, with the finals on Saturday. Go Brian and Dave!

Dave Young and Brian Johnson, on the left, with other members of Team USA at the Special Olympics World Games in Berlin.

 

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Staci Kolb
Staci Kolb
June 23, 2023 7:20 am

So proud of Brian and Dave! Great Rhody representation on the world stage!!! Knew Brian would be a HUGE success!! Congratulations 🎉🇺🇸

Gene
Gene
June 23, 2023 11:18 am

Awesome!! Congrats!

Bruce
Bruce
June 24, 2023 5:37 am

Way to go Brian ! Bring home the Gold !

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