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This year’s demonstration game will feature 12 Special Olympics athletes from around the world playing alongside NBA legends and WNBA legends/players.
Safilo renews its support of Special Olympics with the donation of over 160,000 spectacles and sunglasses per year up to 2018 for the athletes of Special Olympics.
Snowboarders Henry Meece of Special Olympics Oregon and U.S. Olympian Chris Klug captured the gold at the second Special Olympics Unified Snowboarding Race at X Games in Aspen Thursday.
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The Reach Report is a summary of key programmatic results achieved globally in the framework of Special Olympics activities conducted in the previous year.
The Annual Report to provide Special Olympics partners, athletes and all who have vested interest in the organization with information about its performance during the year.
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Mary Davis is the Acting Chief Executive Officer of Special Olympics International.
Read the biography of Special Olympics Chairman of the Board Tim Shriver.
Our Board determines policies and is composed of international business and sport leaders, professional athletes, educators and experts in intellectual disabilities.
Special Olympics is led by a senior management team with broad corporate and nonprofit experience and managing directors in seven regional offices around the world.
Join us February 11th at Limestone College in Lyman, South Carolina as our athletes compete and show their skill in 5 on 5 team basketball competition. Come and cheer on our athletes and witness the power of sports. For more details please use the contact information below.
For more informationContact: Paula WhiteEmail: firstname.lastname@example.orgPhone: 864-706-0043
The Higgins Lake Polar Plunge will take place on February 13, 2016 at the Gerrish Township Marina on Higgins Lake. Registration will begin at 1:00 p.m. The parade of costumes and plunge will begin at 2:00 p.m.
For more informationMore DetailsContact: Andrea RachkoEmail: email@example.comPhone: 989-774-3911
Mark your calendars for February 13, 2016 The 2016 Lake Orion Polar Plunge will be held at the Lake Orion Buffalo Wild Wings. Registration will begin at 9:00 a.m. The parade of costumes and plunge will begin at 10:00 a.m. The Awards and Post Plunge Party will begin immediately following the last plunger.
The Cheboygan Polar Plunge takes place Feb. 13, 2016 at Hoppies Tavern in Cheboygan. Registration starts at 11:00 a.m. The parade of costumes will takes place at 12:30 p.m with the Plunge starting at 1:00 p.m. The awards and After Splash Bash will start immediately following the Plunge.
For more informationMore DetailsContact: Heather FoxEmail: firstname.lastname@example.orgPhone: 800-644-6404
The East Grand Rapids Polar Plunge will take place on February 13, 2016 at East Grand Rapids Middle School and Reeds Lake. Registration will begin at 11:00 a.m. at East Grand Rapids Middle School. The parade of costumes will start at 12:45 p.m. and the plunge immediately following the parade. The Awards and After Splash Bash will begin at 1:45 p.m. at the middle school. There will be a pre-lunch at East Grand Rapids Middle School from 11:00 -1:30 p.m.
For more informationMore DetailsContact: Krista PaulinEmail: KCPaulin@somi.orgPhone: 616-583-1202
The Turk Lake Polar Plunge in Greenville takes place Feb. 13, 2016 at Turk Lake Restaurant and Bar. Registration starts at 12:00 p.m. The parade of costumes will take place at 2:55 p.m. with the plunge following at 3:00 p.m. Awards will take place immediately following the last plunger.
For more informationMore DetailsContact: Jim DennisEmail: email@example.comPhone: 989-292-5172
Come and cheer on our athletes as they demonstrate their courage and determination on the court during a day of basketball competition.
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Join the University of Maryland Gymnastics and Wrestling programs for the second annual Beauty and the Beast event on Sunday, February 14th at 2:00pm! The GymTerps will be taking on Big Ten rival Rutgers at the XFINITY Center as the Terps Wrestling team will be dueling George Mason at the same time, on the same floor! To honor the hard work of DC Special Olympics athletes, all members of DC Special Olympics can RSVP and participate in team introductions with the Terps! Admission is FREE! RSVP below.
For more informationRSVP hereContact: Devin RoteEmail: firstname.lastname@example.orgPhone: 301-502-3884
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