Athlete of the Month – Sharon Neary

10 Questions with Sharon Neary

2015_SOMD_Athlete_Portrait_Ruark_21What is your name? What town are you from?
My name is Sharon Neary. I am from Harford County.

What sports do you play?
The sports I play are Kayaking, Swimming and I also snow ski.

Where do you work? For how long?
I mainly, kind of the most job I’m at is the Bel Air Library. I am a page there and I shelf books and movies as needed.

For more on Sharon at work please watch this video

Where did you go to school?
I went to school in Harford County and I went to Fallston High School.

How has Special Olympics affected your health in a good way?
It kind of improves my health by eating healthier snacks and also it gives me sleep better and also the fact that I do have my own Kayak now.

What are some of your hobbies?
Some of my hobbies are reading going to dances, being in all different social groups. I am in a book club. And basically, pretty much all my hobbies that I can really think of.

Who is your favorite sports team?
My favorite team is the Ravens because I am from Baltimore and their from Baltimore.

Who do you admire the most?
I would have to say Meryl Streep because she is an actor that has done many, many different things that you can do. All kinds of different roles. I am kind of like that being in all kinds of many different things.

What does the future hold for you?
I kind of want to be a librarian and then move out.

What is something you want people to know about you?
I am a very good athlete. I do exercise a lot anyways. I do all kinds of different things.