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Team New Hampshire - Powerlifting



Name: Aaron Fournier
Sport: Powerlifting
Hometown: Pembroke, NH 
Local Program: Capital Area Cougars
Bio: Aaron Fournier has been involved with Special Olympics since he was 10 years old and has participated in powerlifting, skiing, basketball, and athletics. Aaron believes that Special Olympics has given him the confidence to do new things in life. Aaron is most looking forward to the opening ceremonies at the 2018 USA Games.
 
 
Name: Adam Pelkey
Sport: Powerlifting
Hometown: Berlin, NH
Local Program: Androscoggin River Athletes
Bio: Adam Pelkey has been involved with Special Olympics for about 20 yers and wona a gold for basketball at the 2014 USA Games in New Jersey. For Adam, attending the 2018 USA Games is an opportunity for him to prove to himself that he can achieve anything that he puts his mind to. Adam is looking forward to meeting new people and seeing old faces at this year's USA Games.


Name: Cory Remillard 
Sport: Powerlifting
Hometown: Derry, NH
Local Program: Derry Recreation Timberwolves
Bio: Cory Remillard competes in basketball, bowling, athletics, and powerlifting for Special Olympics New Hampshire. This will be his second USA Games as he competed in the 2014 USA Games in New Jersey and won four gold medals in powerlifting. Cory is looking forward to meeting new friends and competing because he loves to be on stage.



Name: Sean Rohlfing

Sport: Powerlifting
Hometown: Lee, NH
Local Program: Independent
Bio: Sean Rohlfing competes in a number of sports in Special Olympics, but has excelled in powerlifting. Sean competed in the 1999 World Games in North Carolina where he won a bronze medal and also competed in the 2006 USA Games where he won a gold medal in powerlifting. He is most looking forward to being a part of the team at this year's USA Games in Seattle.
 

 

Name: Andrew Strzykalski

Sport: Powerlifting
Hometown: Atkinson, NH
Local Program: Nashua Special Olympics
Bio: Andrew participates in skiing and powerlifting with Special Olympics. This will be his first time at the USA Games and he believes that it is a once in a lifetime opportunity to compete and break his own personal best. He is really looking forward to travelling to Seattle and meeting athletes from other states.
 



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