Bryan Henry began his Special Olympics North Carolina career competing in athletics in 2004. Before long, Bryan began playing soccer and basketball. Though he enjoys these sports, Special Olympics gave him the opportunity to discover his passion and talent in swimming. He has competed with his local Special Olympics swimming team, the Raleigh Racers, and with his high school swim team. He currently swims on the North Carolina RAMS Master's Swim Team in Raleigh. A sports enthusiast, Bryan loves watching the Carolina Hurricanes hockey games. He also enjoys spending time with his grandparents, playing cards and working his job at Harris Teeter. Bryan competed in swimming at the 2018 Special Olympics USA Games in Seattle, bringing home three gold medals in 100m Butterfly, 100m Freestyle High Performance, and 200m Individual Medley. Bryan also won a bronze medal in the 4x25 Freestyle Relay with his fellow Team NC swimmers.
Athlete | Apex, North Carolina