Renee Baldwin

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Inducted

Renee was the first Special Olympics athlete inducted. She excelled at the  State, Regional, National and International level in cross-country, aquatics, distance running, skiing and sailing.
The Middletown star won the  Gold Medal in the 100-Yard individual medley and took third in the 200 yard freestyle at the 1991 International Special Olympics Summer Games in Minneapolis,
Minnesota. Renee was named the 1991 National “Special Olympics Female Athlete of the Year” and Delaware Special Olympics 1991. She won Gold medal in the 1,000 and 3,000 meter cross-country skiing at
the New Jersey Special Olympic Games 1992 – 95 and was a member of the 1992-92 Special Olympics International Sports Rules Committee. Renee was a member of the 1994 Unified Sailing team that received
the Gold medal at the Connecticut Invitation and a member of the 4th place sailing team in the 1995 “World Games.” She has been a speaker at the Annual Banquets of the Delaware Sports Writers and
Broadcasters and Delaware Women in Sports 1992.

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