New Zealand

Unity and her parents stand together for a photo.
When Unity Collins was 12 years old, the parents of the New Zealander introduced her to swimming, not having any idea of the magnitude of the moment.
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In the wake of the deadly shootings at two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand, athletes from Special Olympics New Zealand and Special Olympics United Arab Emirates, along with leaders of Special Olympics, gathered at the Grand Mosque in Abu Dhabi.
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New Zealand dancers performing in front of a group of athletes at the airport.
2019 World Games athletes have already begun to arrive in Abu Dhabi.
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Ruaumoko Pukepuke bouncing a basketball on a court.
The Special Olympics World Games Abu Dhabi 2019 will be Ruaumoko’s first-ever World Games.
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The Special Olympics New Zealand athlete powered through an amazing 40.5km swim from Taupo to Turangi.
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