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Romania wins 4 gold medals and 6 silver medals at the World Special Olympics

Romania has participated in this year’s Winter Special Olympics in Austria with success. 15 sportsmen have managed to secure 21 medals.

They have participated in ski, artistic skating and snowshoeing. 264 more words

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Unleashing the Human Spirit: The Community of Special Olympics

As of 2015, nearly 200 million people worldwide have an intellectual disability. Despite the lingering stigma, every year thousands of individuals with these disabilities gather to compete in 94,000 games and competition as part of… 100 more words

A Special Person Becomes A Hometown Hero After Bringing Home The Gold

STEAMBOAT SPRINGS, Colo. (CBS4) – A well-known face is a hometown hero in the mountains after bringing home the gold.

Most people in the resort town know Sue White as the lady with all the hugs. 205 more words

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India ends Special Winter Olympics with 73 medals

India finished its campaign at the 2017 Special Olympics World Winter Games in Austria with a total of 73 medals, which included 37 gold medals, 10 silvers and 26 bronze. 75 more words

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Hero's welcome for Okanagan Special Olympic athletes returning home

There was a warm welcome at Kelowna International Airport Sunday morning as local athletes who competed in the 2017 Special Olympic World Winter Games returned home. 246 more words

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Arnold Schwarzenegger: Mighty, Mighty Supporter of Mighty, Mighty Special Olympics

Arnold Schwarzenegger has been a huge advocate of the Special Olympics, especially since it was founded by his former mother-in-law. Over the last few days, the star of Predator and Terminator has been hanging out with the athletes in Austria. 317 more words

Wilmington Public Schools To Host 1st Annual Special Olympics On April 27

WILMINGTON, MA — Wilmington Public Schools will hold its First Annual Special Olympics on Thursday, April 27, from 9am to 1pm, on Wilmington High School’s football field and athletic complex. 510 more words

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