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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 16, 2012

Special Olympics Texas Athletes Get their Game Faces On for Spring
Games in South Texas

Press Conference Scheduled for Wednesday

CORPUS CHRISTI — Don't miss out on Special Olympics Texas' (SOTX) 29th annual Spring Games in Corpus Christi. Before the Games begin, SOTX — South Texas area and CITGO will host a press conference to kick off the day-long sporting event.

Join us for a press conference at 9:00 a.m. on April 18 at CITGO, 1802 Nueces Bay Blvd. CITGO is this year's presenting sponsor of the South Texas area's Spring Games, which will be held on April 21.

About Special Olympics Texas

Special Olympics Texas (SOTX) is a privately funded non-profit organization that changes lives through the power of sport by encouraging and empowering people with intellectual disabilities, promoting acceptance for all, and fostering communities of understanding and respect. SOTX provides continuing opportunities for more than 44,000 children and adults with intellectual disabilities throughout the Lone Star State to realize their potential, develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage and experience joy and friendship.

Contact:          Larry Elizondo

Government and Public Affairs, Manager

Telephone: 361-844-5259 • Cell: 361-945-0878

Facsimile: 361-844-5133 Email: lelizon@citgo.com

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