Fairbanks athlete to represent US in Special Olympics World Games

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FAIRBANKS, Alaska - The Special Olympics have announced their USA delegation for the World games in Abu Dhabi. ​
Two Alaskan Athletes will be competing, and one of them is from right here in Fairbanks.​
Track and Field athlete Demiko Colbert, who earned a spot in the USA games last year will now be competing in the World Summer games, which will take place from March 14th through the 21st. ​
Joining Demiko in representing the 49th state will be Anchorage's Ayesha Abdu-Jillil. ​