Our Athletes Celebrating Black History Month Special Olympics Board Vice Chair, Loretta Clairborne, celebrates the black athletes who have contributed to the Special Olympics movement. AthletesInclusionUnified SportsBlack History MonthLoretta ClaiborneNyasha DereraRobert "Bob" Beamon Recommended Content Our Impact Athletes Get “Fit” for Games Bob Beamon, Olympic Long Jump Record Holders, Helps Fit Athletes with Shoes 1 Min Read Be a Champion of Inclusion Role Model & Advocate: Meet Nyasha In his youth, Nyasha wasn’t accepted or included... even by his own family and community. Today, he is a strong role model to people with ID—and without ID. His dream job is to become a global advocate for inclusion. Be a Champion of Inclusion Tajha & Loretta When Tajha heard Loretta Claiborne's story, her whole world changed & she found a renewed purpose in her life. Today, Tajha is leading the #InclusionRevolution in her community!