The Sweden Invitational Games Have Begun!
The first day of the Sweden Invitational Games, on 1 February 2020, proved to be an exciting and inclusive time for everyone. During daylight hours, the training sessions allowed athletes to get acclimated to their competition environments. At night, the Opening Ceremony, attended by athletes, staff, volunteers, family members and fans, celebrated inclusion in sport and health while marking the official start of the Games.
From the Opening Ceremony to the Closing Ceremony, Special Olympics’ global broadcast partner, ESPN, was there to share and transmit the feeling of the 2019 World Game in Abu Dhabi to those were not there in person.