STRIKING IT BIG

Local resident will bowl for Team USA in this summer’s Special Olympics


ALL THE WAY!—Thousand Oaks native Erik Fido, 29, will bowl in the 2015 Special Olympics this summer. Fido, who has autism, has been bowling for 11 years and has won medals in the sport. He bowls with a league through the Conejo Recreation and Park District. The district’s recreation supervisor invited him earlier this year to compete in the games, which start July 25 in Los Angeles. Calabasas is one of the host cities for the Special Olympians.
No one imagined that Erik Fido would on...

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