Derry Recreation Timberwolves
Athletics, basketball & bowling
Josh Janvrin is 26 years old and lives in Derry. He is a member of the Derry Recreation Timberwolves where he currently competes in bowling,basketball and athletics. Josh has always been an active person and enjoys all sports.
Special Olympics helped Josh at a crucial time in his life. When his brother passed away, Josh turned to Special Olympics and running as a way to help him deal with the stress. Josh says, "running has provided me a way to deal with life. When I run, I focus on the trees and nature; I think about how lucky I am try to enjoy what I have."
When asked about Special Olympics, Josh said, "Being part of this amazing organization has made me feel good about myself, and has also taught me to never be scared. I call Special Olympics my family."