Joshua “Josh” Warner of Fayetteville, Arkansas, started competing in Special Olympics in 1994 in basketball. Since, he has also participated in athletics and powerlifting. He will represent Special Olympics USA in powerlifting. In 2018 and 2022, Josh competed in the Special Olympics USA Games. Aspiring to be a full-time health coach, Josh is taking online classes. He has certificates in personal training, exercise therapy, nutrition, and health coaching.
A role Josh is proud of in his life is being an uncle to his two nephews. Outside of Special Olympics, his interests include yoga, riding his bike, and spending time with friends. Volunteering with Special Olympics, Josh helps train fellow powerlifters. Competing at a Special Olympics World Games has been a longtime goal of his.