Asia Pacific Region
With more than 1.7 million athletes in 34 countries, Special Olympics programs in the Asia Pacific region are expanding rapidly. Across the region, our goal is promoting respect, inclusion and human dignity for people with intellectual disabilities through sports.
Stories from Asia Pacific
Welcome to Human R.A.C.E., our engine to drive Respect, Acceptance, Change and Equality for people with intellectual disabilities. We are more similar than we are different, so why discriminate? Hear our voices. Feel our fears. Share our joy as we race to the finish line.
Special Olympics Asia Pacific Launches a Fitness App Designed for Individuals with Intellectual Disabilities
Special Olympics Asia Pacific has partnered with a team of tech giants including Microsoft to develop an inclusive fitness app geared specifically to individuals with intellectual disabilities.1 Min Read
When I was asked if I was interested to volunteer as a photographer to cover the athletes from the Asia Pacific Region at the 2019 Special Olympics World Games in Abu Dhabi, the answer was a resounding yes.3 Min Read
Asia Pacific Contact Information
Special Olympics Asia Pacific Resources page is a self-service area where you can get tools, files and information that pertain to the Asia Pacific region.
Asia Pacific Programs
- American Samoa
- Bharat (India)
- Brunei Darussalam
- Marshall Islands
- New Zealand
- Nippon (Japan)
- Papua New Guinea
- Serendib (Sri Lanka)
- Solomon Islands
- Timor Leste