Down syndrome is the term for a set of cognitive and physical symptoms that can result from having an extra copy or part of a copy of chromosome 21.
A wonderful video created by Special Olympics Lebanon team and athletes to wish everyone a joyful Christmas holiday.
The world's number one tennis player with down syndrome, Tim Gould, shows us how to be a champion.2 Min Read
8 November 2021. Two Special Olympics Florida athletes competed in the New York Marathon yesterday. Samantha Rodriquez and Chris Nikic both pushed through the cold to claim their marathon medals.1 Min Read
Chris Nikic spreads inspiration in his new book.1 Min Read
There isn’t just one word to describe Dina Galal, a woman of many talents.1 Min Read
Chris Nikic, the first person with Down syndrome to complete a full IRONMAN triathlon, will receive the Jimmy V Award for Perseverance at the 2021 ESPYS.1 Min Read
Chris Nikic has been nominated for an ESPY for Best Athlete With A Disability, Men's Sports.1 Min Read
Oana Rotar, a 29-year-old athlete with Special Olympics Romania, made history earlier this year when she became the first woman with Down syndrome to be employed in the country’s public administration.2 Min Read