Bryan Whalen




Fords, NJ



Bryan has been participating in the Special Olympics for the past 20+ years under guidance of his coach Joe Conticchio. Prior to starting the Special Olympics, he participated in the Woodbridge buddy ball program playing softball, basketball and hockey. Bryan grew up in Woodbridge with his family - mom, dad, brother Seamus, sister Meghan, and 3 dogs. The family grew with the addition of his sister-in-law Heather, nieces Dani and Penny, and nephew Finn.

Bryan is a Taekwondo 1st degree black belt having achieved his level at the Woodbridge ATA Blackbelt academy. He loves movies and music all varieties. Bryan is so excited to participate in the national games and looking forward to the trip to Orlando.