Shyla Pradia q How did you get involved with Special Olympics a I eagerly joined when my best friend encouraged me to try it out. Life before Special Olympics was pretty uneventful. I never had much to do, but now life is full of fun and activities! q What is your favorite Special Olympics memory? a My favorite memories with Special Olympics involve being around friends and winning gold medals. q What is your greatest accomplishment? a I feel my greatest accomplishment is learning to play softball. I credit my boyfriend for always supporting me and for encouraging me to keep going! q What is your secret to success? a My secret to success is to keep everyone laughing and maintaining a positive attitude.