World Games

Daniel Smrokowski and Nyash Derera
Daniel Smrokowski, a Sargent Shriver International Global Messenger, interviews fellow Sargent Shriver International Global Messenger and SO Zimbabwe Athlete, Nayasha Derera
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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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Three female athletes from the Special Olympics Saudi Arabia team, the young girl in the middle is giving the peace sign with both hands.
It was a moment to remember for Saudi Arabia as the women’s Bocce team took home its first-ever medal at Special Olympics World Games Abu Dhabi 2019.
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Didier Drogba surrounded by athletes for a group photo.
According to the latest studies, at up to 50% of the world's population is introverted, ranging from needing some alone time to having social anxiety.
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Khadija standing with her paddle in had ready to play.
Khadija isn’t just competing at Special Olympics World Games Abu Dhabi 2019., she is breaking barriers.
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A smile from Team Senegal athlete Khadija Sy after the medal ceremony for the 100m run. She's standing on stage in front of the World Games logo with volunteers behind her.
Khadija Sy wrapped up her 2019 World Games competitions this week with a 100m run and the 4x100 relay.
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Bradley Robert Moore
Equestrian rider Bradley Robert Moore didn't let circumstance stand in his way.
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Daniel Smrokowski and Nancy and Joel Seiboldt
Parent Interview: Nancy and Joel Seiboldt—daughter Grace is a Special Olympics USA swimmer who has won gold at World Games.
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