Hellas (Greece)

Five young people in traditional costumes pose on a stage with grass and a blue sky in the background.
June was a very exciting month for Special Olympics Russia which launched the Stavros Niarchos Foundation (SNF) ‘Play Unified. Learn Unified.’ project in not one, but five cities across the country!
2 Min Read
Girl kneeling down and lighting flame of hope from the reflective dish, athletes and spectators are in the background.
During a moving ceremony in Athens, Greece the Flame of Hope torch was lit by the rays of the sun as the first part of its journey to the Special Olympics World Games Abu Dhabi 2019.
1 Min Read
Once_a_Fear_Now_a_Passion.jpg
At 40, the Greek athlete has become a very successful Special Olympics swimmer. Learn why that might have been unlikely.
1 Min Read
A_New_Milestone_for_Special_Olympics_in_Greece.jpg
Special Olympics Hellas in Greece is celebrating a fantastic accomplishment!
1 Min Read
See highlights from the flame lighting ceremony that preceded the 2017 Special Olympics World Winter Games.
Haitian athletes Leo and Gedeon played wherever they could as they trained for the 2011 Special Olympics World Summer Games.
He dreamed of competing in an endurance sport -- open water swimming -- in the 2011 Special Olympics World Summer Games in Athens.