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Bucky bike to benefit Special Olympics
Green County Special Olympics athletes, from left, Bryan Smith, Samantha Larson and Anita Bonjour, experienced making a commercial with University of Wisconsins Bucky Badger, seated on a custom Bucky Bike. To register for the bike drawing, call (800) 552-1324 or visit
MONROE - Green County Special Olympics was selected to represent Special Olympics Wisconsin in a television commercial. Samantha Larson and Anita Bonjour, Monroe, and Bryan Smith, Monticello, experienced making a commercial in Madison with University of Wisconsin's own Bucky Badger.The commercial (aired by Charter Communications) features the athletes and Bucky Badger promoting the opportunity to win a "Bucky Bike." The Bucky Bike is a custom-built chopper with Wisconsin Badger flair and is valued at $40,000.