Special Olympics

Western Matches $1.5-Million Donation For Research

Western University is poised to lead research on the role sport plays in benefiting those with intellectual and developmental disabilities, thanks to a generous $1.5 million donation. The gift, a one-time legacy project to celebrate Special Olympics’ 50th Anniversary, is a collaboration by the Special Olympics Canada Foundation, Special Olympics Canada, its Provincial/Territorial Chapters and […]

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London’s Walker Wins Special Olympics’ President’s Award

London’s Rick Walker has captured the President’s Award, presented by Special Olympics Ontario. In addition, two area athletes – Sara Albers and James Walker – have won Female and Male Athlete of the Year awards.

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Feds Officially Recognize Special Olympics Team Canada

SPECIAL OLYMPICS TEAM CANADA OFFICIALLY RECOGNIZED BY GOVERNMENT OF CANADA OTTAWA — (November 29, 2017) – A delegation of Canada’s Special Olympics “Team Canada” members, consisting of 104 athletes, 35 mission staff and coaches, was officially recognized today on Parliament Hill in Ottawa. The delegation included Jamie SalĂ©, Olympic Gold Medalist and Special Olympics honorary […]

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