Dressed for success: Special Olympics get new jerseys

Nelson's soccer team will travel to Abbotsford this weekend for the regional qualifers.

The Nelson Special Olympics athletes pose ahead of the provincial try-outs. Back row L-R: coaches Andrew Duff

The Nelson Special Olympics athletes pose ahead of the provincial try-outs. Back row L-R: coaches Andrew Duff

Nelson’s Special Olympics athletes are set to compete in style.

The soccer team tried on their new jerseys Saturday ahead of a trip this weekend to Abbotsford, where they’ll play in regional qualifiers that determine entries for next year’s provincials.