Lander athlete earns a Silver Medal at the Special Olympics USA Games

(Princeton, N.J.) – Lander cyclist Susan Fessler took home the silver medal this morning in the 5k Road Race at the 2014 Special Olympics USA Games.

Fessler, 47, was racing against 11 other cyclists in the event. Official times have not yet been posted. According to the games’ website, Fessler will also be racing in 10k and 15k events. Fessler is accompanied in New Jersey by Lander-ites Team Wyoming Cycling Coach Jess Harn and Team Wyoming Golf Coach Karen Beddoes.

Team Wyoming Cycling Coach Jess Harn with Susan Fessler. Photo provided by Lander Masters Special Olympics.

Team Wyoming Cycling Coach Jess Harn with Susan Fessler. Photo provided by Lander Masters Special Olympics.