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  • No one should be left out of something because they are different. We need to embrace our difference...

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    –Jeremy Heinlein ,Volunteer READ STORY

  • Hello. I have been swimming for last seven years and recently I participated in the Regional & Natio...

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    –Asim Zar ,Athlete READ STORY

  • A referee in South Africa came to give a lesson, but ended up learning something about himself. Jack...

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    –Mmane Boikanyo ,Special Olympics Staff READ STORY

  • Many thanks! My daughter Adriana Irene Ortega Hdez had the opportunity to compete in speed skating a...

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    –Fernando Ortega ,Family Member READ STORY

  • On the occasion of commemorating the World Down Syndrome Day, on March 21, we filmed a TV spot, whic...

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    –Karina Herbas ,Special Olympics Staff READ STORY

  • Special Olympics athletes huddled with Paul VI High School athletes, raising their fists in the air ...

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    –Robin Schermerhorn ,Family Member READ STORY

  • I became an athlete when I turned 8. I participate in track and field. My events are awesome and I ...

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    –Kara Siddons ,Athlete READ STORY

  • I started played street soccer with friends, and some of them started playing with the Blue Waters F...

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    –Elvira Goagoses ,Athlete READ STORY

  • I've been involved in my school's Peer Education program for two years. This year we started frequen...

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    –Rachel Alm ,Unified Partner READ STORY

  • People who see Rory Kinane at the skating rink think he’s a natural on the ice -- but it didn’t star...

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    –Kate McKenna ,Special Olympics Staff READ STORY

  • 126th Rose Parade

    Jan 1, 2015
    8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Colorado Boulevard
    Pasadena, California
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  • North Carolina Winter Games - Alpine Skiing & Snowboarding

    Jan 4 - 5 2015 Appalachian Ski Mountain
    940 Ski Mountain Rd.

    Boone/Blowing Rock, North Carolina
    UNITED STATES

  • LETR Kick Off Conference

    Jan 8 - 9 2015 Grand Traverse Resort and Spa
    Acme, Michigan
    UNITED STATES

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