Special sendoff for Special Olympic athletes at Sea-Tac Airport
SEATAC, Wash. - A group of Special Olympic athletes received a special sendoff Saturday at Sea-Tac Airport.
Washington's delegation for the 2017 Winter Special Olympics celebrated at Sea-Tac Airport before taking off to Austria, where they will compete against more than two-and-a-half thousand athletes from 106 different countries.
The group included athletes competing in cross-country skiing, snowboarding and alpine skiing.
Hear their heartwarming story in the video above.