Darryl Nordquist


The Special Olympics of South Dakota is canceling this weekend’s state basketball tournament in Pierre as a precaution against the spread of coronavirus. 

It’s also suspending all sports activities in the state until March 31st.

Darryl Nordquist is the President and CEO of the Special Olympics South Dakota. He says the decision to cancel this weekend’s tournament comes after direction from the Special Olympics’ international office.


In The Moment ... May 15, 2019 Show 576 Hour 2

This weekend over 600 athletes will meet on the campus of the University of South Dakota. Tomorrow 5/16/19 is the opening ceremonies for the 51st Special Olympics of South Dakota State Summer Games. Darryl Nordquist is president of South Dakota Special Olympics, he takes a break from setting up today to talk about this event.

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