BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - Concerns about mud and possible rain caused the opening ceremonies for the state Special Olympics to move to Broadmoor High Friday night.
The 2015 State Indoor games kicked off before the busy weekend of events.
Nearly 500 Special Olympics athletes from all over Louisiana will be competing at several locations across Baton Rouge in different indoor sports.
More events will be held at Broadmoor High through the weekend as well as other venues including Team Automotive Group Sportsplex (basketball), Independence Park (Tennis Competition) and Circle Bowl and All-star Lanes (Bowling).
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The following is a schedule of the 2015 State Indoor Games:
SATURDAY, MARCH 7
8:30am - Basketball Coaches Meeting (Team Automotive Sportsplex)
11:00am to 1:30pm – Lunch (Broadmoor High School -lunches will be brought to basketball venue)
3:00pm - Bowling Competitions ends for the day
7:30pm to 8:00pm - Closing Ceremonies (Broadmoor High School)
8:00pm to 9:15pm - Victory Dance (Broadmoor High School)
SUNDAY, MARCH 8
2:00pm - All competition ends