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Welsh team at Special Olympics

Welsh athletes won 74 gold, 48 silver and 54 bronze medals at the Special Olympics National Summer Games in Bath.

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Cardiff swimmer adds to Team Wales medal haul

John Stafford receives his gold medal from Lawrie McMenemy MBE president of Special Olympics GB Credit: ITV News/Tom Sheldrick

John Stafford has just won gold in the 25m backstroke at the Special Olympics in Bath.

He is 60 and a Games veteran. He swims with Cardiff Chameleons, and also won a gold medal yesterday. John was presented with his medal by Special Olympics GB president Lawrie McMenemy.

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