St. Mary’s Athlete Recognized in Annapolis

Speaker of the House, Michel Busch, Donald Balcom, Delegate Deborah Rey, Delegate Matt Morgan, Christina Bishop and Delegate Tony O’Donnell

Delegate Deborah Rey introduced and expressed a huge congratulations to Donald C. Balcom of St. Mary’s County to the Maryland House of Delegates on Friday, March 11, 2016.   Donald was selected by the International Paralympic Committee to represent Team USA at the London Marathon in April, after winning the Blind/Visually –Impaired Division at the 2015 Boston Marathon.  The win enabled him to compete in London with the goal of competing in the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.  Christina Bishop, Therapeutic Recreation Specialist, Paralympic Sport Southern MD. Administrator accompanied Don to Annapolis.  “We are proud and support our hometown athlete as he competes for the GOLD!” quotes Rey.