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Special Olympics Programs Around North America Recognize Outstanding Coaches

Throughout the Special Olympics community, 2020 has been a year full of unprecedented events and obstacles, many of which have never been encountered. As many things have changed, one thing has stayed consistent: the number of outstanding coaches still substantially impacting their communities. Here are a few of the exceptional coaches recognized as Coaches of the Year by Special Olympics North America Programs.

As one calendar year comes to an end, another one will open up, with plenty of unknowns on the horizon. But Special Olympics coaches will still work to keep athletes engaged and active. They'll always show the same positive attitude and charisma. Even as so much of the world changes, they remain consistent.

RJ Nealon
RJ Nealon is a Special Olympics North America communications fellow and athlete reporter, alumni of the University of Alabama and former ESPN intern.
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