Special Olympics Fall Games begin in Warren County

Opening ceremonies for the Special Olympics Fall Games were being held in Glens Falls on Friday.

There are 1,300 athletes and coaches from across the state competing, making it the largest New York State fall games in history.

Competition begins Saturday in seven sports: bocce, cycling, golf, cross country running, soccer, softball and equestrian.

The events will be held in both Glens Falls and Queensbury.