Learn how our athletes are creating a more inclusive world by fighting for justice for people with intellectual disabilities.

Learn more about black Special Olympics athletes and supporters at the forefront of the inclusion movement.
Some of the NBA’s and WNBA’s finest past and current players team up with 12 Special Olympics All-star athletes for an exciting basketball match!
Unified Leadership allows leaders of all abilities to learn from each other. Athlete leaders share their stories of inclusion in these videos.
Cole shares his experiences working on the new, ABC hit television show, Stumptown.
By playing and leading together, we are creating an inclusive and welcoming world for all!
Special Olympics offers many ways to take part. There are short-term and long-term volunteer opportunities, the option of playing Unified Sports and to become a Special Olympics athlete.
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Monthly Recurring
OUR ORGANIZATION
Our Reach
5,468,333
ATHLETES
106,300
COMPETITIONS
1,151,088
VOLUNTEERS
193
COUNTRIES
176,203
ATHLETE HEALTH SCREENINGS
17%
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