Miss Greenwich Pippa Leigh, and Gizmo Frens perform National Anthem at Nutmeg State Games

Pippa Leigh, Miss Greenwich 2016, performed the National Anthem for the Nutmeg State Games swimming events at Jack Suydam Natatorium in Kaiser Hall at Central Connecticut State University on Sunday, Aug. 7.

Leigh was the 2015 State Games of America Ladies Figure Skating Champion  putting CT on the podium in Omaha Nebraska last summer. The State Games of America are “America’s Olympics.” All sports and all states compete for gold every two years.

Sunday, she was joined by Gizmo Frens, a therapy dog with Paws for Friendship. Gizmo is a 3.5 pound mi-ki dog, and now has more than 153,000 “frens” on Facebook. His mission is “just a dog spreading a little bit of kindness is all.” He is a member of Paws for Friendship, K9 First Responders, CERT Therapy K9, as well AKC Therapy Dog -Distinguished, and AKC Good Citizen. This wonderdoglet invites you to share his message of life and love!

To hear the Sunday performance go to facebook.com/pippaleighofficial/posts/1331086870254469

 

Pippa Leigh and Gizmo Frens at Jack Suydam Natatorium in Kaiser Hall at Central Connecticut State University

Pippa Leigh and Gizmo Frens at Jack Suydam Natatorium in Kaiser Hall at Central Connecticut State University

Pippa Leigh holds Gizmo while performing the National Anthem.

Pippa Leigh holds Gizmo while performing the National Anthem.

Admin Team CT of the Nutmeg State Games with State Games of America Ladies Figure Skating Champion Pippa Leigh and Gizmo to Sing the National Anthem

Admin Team CT of the Nutmeg State Games with State Games of America Ladies Figure Skating Champion Pippa Leigh and Gizmo to Sing the National Anthem

Pippa Leigh and Gizmo with swimmers competing at Nutmeg State Games

Pippa Leigh and Gizmo with swimmers competing at Nutmeg State Games

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