Four Montevideo athletes participated in the annual Tim Orth Memorial Jam the Gym event which was held in Bird Island this past weekend.

Four Montevideo athletes participated in the annual Tim Orth Memorial Jam the Gym event which was held in Bird Island this past weekend. In 1995, Tim Orth,  a BOLD High School student, was diganosed with an inoperable brain tumor. The first Jam the Gym event was held in his memory in 1996, and since then, the Tim Orth Memorial Foundation has helped almost 200 families receive financial assistance for children who are fighting to overcome difficult challenges brought on by illness or accident. 

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