Aug 1, 2015- Thousands of athletes from all over the world said goodbye to 2015 Special Olympics World Games, this largest sports and humanitarian event in the world this year and the single biggest event in Los Angeles since the 1984 Olympic. More than a week of games celebrated the unparalleled spirit, enthusiasm, teamwork, joy and created many everlasting memories for the athlete delegations from far away and the local communities.
Among many other companies contributed to support the game, BYD Motors provided Zero-Emission buses to transport hundreds of athletes hosted by the city of Long Beach.
“World Games Host Town and the City of Long Beach is grateful for the buses and drivers that BYD provided to transport our athletes while touring Long Beach,” stated Long Beach Community Foundation President & CEO and 2015 Host Town Transportation Coordinator Marcelle Epley said, “BYD stepped up majorly as one of our key supporters and their tremendous efforts made our athletes feel welcomed. We depended on them, and they came through 100%.”