Competitions & Events

Fall Sports Virtual GamesAugust 30-October 31
SONA Stride ChallengeOctober 19-December 13
Virtual Guardian GamesNovember 2-6
Posole Ole VirtualDecember 5
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Our Mission

The mission of Special Olympics is to provide year-round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports for children and adults with intellectual disabilities, giving them continuing opportunities to develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage, experience joy and participate in a sharing of gifts, skills and friendship with their families, other Special Olympics athletes and the community.