Trasean Singletary of Virginia Beach, Virginia, has competed with Special Olympics Virginia for six years, which has given him the opportunity to do what he loves, to run. He will represent Special Olympics USA in athletics. Through Special Olympics, Trasean have worked to overcome the feeling of being different, now proud to show others how far he has come.
He is employed by Eggleston’s Commercial Laundry Services, helping to handle laundry from hospitals and military services. In his free time, he enjoys going to the movies. Trasean looks up to his mother, who he admires for her strength. He is grateful for the chance to compete in the Special Olympics World Games Berlin 2023, a chance he never thought he would have.