Athletics

Making a Difference, One Athlete at a Time
Some 3,000 coaches support and train the athletes who compete at Special Olympics World Games. Their impact can last a lifetime.
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Davaa's Extraordinary Journey from Mongolia to America
Running hard, and alone, in remote landscapes helped her realize a dream. Watch the journey that took her to the 2015 summer games.
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From Open Heart Surgery at 3 to a Special Olympics Star
After a tough start, Nick found a place to grow and excel with Special Olympics Young Athletes.
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Catherine Gruss: It's About More Than Sports
Catherine learned what a huge—and life-changing—difference a visit to a Special Olympics Healthy Athletes clinic can make.
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Play Unified to Live Unified!
Well-known athletes, including Olympic stars, played their sports with Special Olympics athletes to show the power of unified teams.
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