For years, Brightfield was left out of his community because he seemed different. Through inclusion, he became a role model anyone would get behind!
Every day, young people like Brightfield are bullied, due to their intellectual disabilities. Despite challenges, Bright has grown up to be a talented motivational speaker, graphic designer and photographer. Meet Brightfield.
The newest members of Africa Region’s Athlete Input Council were elected recently and represent a diverse array of nations.1 Min Read
The academy, with representatives from 20 African countries, took place September 2017 at the Olympic Youth Development Centre.1 Min Read
Athletes lead the way as the voices of the Special Olympics movement, educating the world about the potential of people with intellectual disabilities through their insights and contributions.1 Min Read