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Delaney O'Connell

Age:

19

Hometown:

Titusville, NJ

Sport:

Equestrian

Delaney has been a Special Olympics New Jersey athlete since she was 3 years old. She has competed in equestrian, track, powerlifting, bocce, bowling, soccer, basketball, figure skating, Unified track, basketball, and soccer. Delaney has four cats and two dogs at home where she lives with her mom, dad, and two younger brothers. In high school, she was a Varsity Cheerleader for all 4 years and loved cheering. She has also competed in the Penn Relays and the Unified Games in Toronto on behalf of Special Olympics New Jersey. Getting to ride horses for Special Olympics while at Disney is like a dream come true for Delaney!