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In every corner of the earth, Special Olympics is changing the lives of people with intellectual disabilities. These stories come from all around the worldStay In TouchSee inspiring stories, photos and videos in our Special Olympics monthly newsletter.Luego de romper expectativas y convertirse en la primera persona con Síndrome de Down en completar un triatlón IRONMAN, Chris Nikic ha vuelto a hacer historia al ser la primera persona con discapacidad intelectual en ganar un Premio Deportivo Laureus.1 Min ReadSpecial Olympics New York Rodney Hankins shifted his focus to coaching after many years of competing.5 Min ReadSimone Perona Becomes First Athlete with Intellectual Disabilities to Run Biultra 24-Hour Ultramarathon!Simone Perona, Special Olympics Italy marathon runner, competes in the BiUltra ultramarathon—a 24-hour-long race run yearly in Biella, Northern Italy.2 Min Read
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