special olympics opening ceremonies 2011

the torch, the "flame of hope" crossed california by a relay of law enforcement agencies. it traversed on foot through the state for a full week before the guardians of the flame brought it to its destination: opening ceremonies at uc davis for the special olymmpics summer games.
this year, law enforcement not only cheered, encouraged, and hung medals on athletes after their events, but they also presented special olympics northern california with a check for $1M. awesome.
the rest of the gallery is posted on my website: www.zenfolio.com/fuloflyfe