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Every year, martial artists from around New England come together to raise money for very special and deserving causes. Last year was Easter Seals. This year is Special Olympics. 166 more words


Give Back: Special Olympics

This last weekend I had the great pleasure of volunteering as an assistant coach for my local Special Olympics swim team at the regional competitions in Corvallis, OR. 159 more words

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Special Olympics Team USA training camp

By Amanda Church

It is hard to put into words how much fun all the Special Olympics athletes had at training camp in Indianapolis, Indiana. Getting great tips from World Games coaches, giving us things to think about as we move forward training for next summer’s 2015 Special Olympics World Games in LA. 290 more words

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Area Special Olympics squad has 'Spirit'

A single cheer and dance routine would be enough for the Central Missouri Spirits, a brand new Special Olympics cheer squad founded by a team of University of Missouri students, parents said. 730 more words


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The fall season of Special Olympics is getting started around the country.

Over the past weekend, Special Olympics Chicago kicked off their fall season with a soccer and bowling tournament. 317 more words


Obama commemorates Special Olympics anniversary at star-studded White House event

By Annika McGinnis

WASHINGTON, Aug. 1 – (Reuters) – Katy Perry, Jason Derulo and Stevie Wonder were all there – but the only guest who got to give President Barack Obama a hug during his speech was restaurant owner Tim Harris. 387 more words


DeForest student advances to Special Olympics sectional bowling tournament

DASD student Kelsey Wendt placed third in the Special Olympics Region 6 Regional Bowling tournament held on Saturday, October 18th in Sun Prairie.  Kelsey now advances to the Western Sectional Tournament on November 1st, also held at Prairie Lanes in Sun Prairie. 46 more words

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