See great photos of Special Olympics in action in East Asia.
Our successful program in China is growing rapidly.
The World Games show what our athletes can do.
Our athletes at the U.S. Congress speak for themselves.
The torch passed through the hills and villages in Greece.
Our athletes run, jump, swim and score in summer.
Sports are a powerful way to change our athlete’s lives.
Go feet first for one of the newest Special Olympics sports.
Our programs are reaching out to a young people worldwide.
It's been a movement of innovative leaders for decades.
Sports, health, education, community and more.
Around the world, months of practice are paying off.
Team Hungary's skating team trained hard for the World
Winter Games -- and it paid off.
Curtis has overcome many challenges in his life. But on the ski slopes, he makes it all look easy.
Maryam Hasan trains for Winter Games in the 100-degree heat of Dubai.
Training for Winter Games helps these athletes find new success and friendships.
Andres takes pride in representing his country at World Games
Skier brings joy to World Games
George and Kostas talk about their friendship, which began on a unified floor hockey team.
Charles' personality is what makes him an outstanding athlete.
Deon works to change attitudes toward people with ID in Namibia.
Lani DeMello inspires her friends, family and Special Olympics volunteers.
Donghan Kim dreams of competing in the World Games
Leo and Gedeon play in makeshift fields, tent towns, wherever they can.
A team that grew up together trains together for the World Games.
Samoa prepared its first-ever team to a Special Olympics World Games.
After joining Special Olympics, her skills and confidence soared.
Simon's running helps support his mother and family.
She was the only girl with an ID at her Panama school.
She went from neglected to valued after she found Special Olympics.
Get to know Andy, a passionate -- and talented -- champion swimmer
Jia Qi Hui is focused and thriving after discovering table tennis.
He’s a soccer champion who is accomplished on and off the field.
Years as a Special Olympics athlete gave her confidence to do "almost anything."
Rajdeep found confidence and pride on the cricket field.
From Ireland to Greece, a Special Olympics athlete’s path to compete.
Competing as a gymnast is where Svetlana excels.
Brittany's life opened up after she joined Special Olympics.
As a Young Athlete, Macy has found a place to grow strong and learn lots of new skills!
Ahead of World Games, Ted and his team worked -- and worked out -- til they lost a total of 400 pounds!
The Valencia twins have proven that a disability does not define a person.
From the swimming pool to the halls of Congress, David is a leader in every way.
Daughter of an Olympics figure skater, sports are in Lindsey's blood.
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