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Major Special Olympics competitions around the world each year bring together athletes, families, coaches and fans. Get results from past games here.Overview of Special Olympics Competitions, Results and Schedules »

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2015 Special Olympics World Summer Games

Los Angeles is the stage for 6,500 Special Olympics athletes from 165 nations to compete in 25 Olympic-type sports. The 2015 Games features competitions in aquatics, gymnastics, track and field, basketball, football (soccer) and many other summer sports involving athletes with intellectual disabilities from around the world.

2017 Special Olympics World Winter Games

The world’s largest sports and humanitarian event in 2017 will be the Special Olympics World Winter Games in Graz and Schladming, Austria. Austria will welcome almost 3,000 Special Olympics athletes from 110 nations to compete in nine Olympic-type winter sports. The Special Olympics World Winter Games returns to Austria, the location of the fifth Special Olympics World Winter Games in 1993 in Salzburg and Schladming.

World, Regional and National Games Results

Sep 9 - 20 2014 European Summer Games Antwerp, Belgium
Jul 8 - 12 2014 2014 Canada Games Vancouver, Canada
Jun 14 - 21 2014 2014 USA Games New Jersey, USA
Jun 6 - 8 2014 2014 Southern California Summer Invitational Games Southern California
Dec 1 - 6 2013 2013 Asia Pacific Regional Games Newcastle, Australia
Jan 29 - Feb 5 2013 2013 Winter Games PyeongChang, South Korea
Sep 21 - 23 2012 SONA Softball Invitational Tournament Oklahoma City, OK
Sep 11 - 17 2012 World Aquatics Invitational 2012 San Juan, Puerto Rico
Jun 6 - 9 2012 North America Golf Invitational Litchfield Park, Arizona
Sep 23 - 26 2011 North America Golf Invitational Port St. Lucie, Florida
Jun 25 - Jul 4 2011 2011 Summer Games Athens, Greece

Regional Games

All across the world these Games represent the best of what Special Olympics is all about- showcasing the tremendous capabilities of people with intellectual disabilities.

Special Olympics operates in seven distinct parts of the world, and the games each Special Olympics Region holds are competitive and communal at the same time.

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The Start of the Solution

Young people from around the globe with and without intellectual disabilities are coming together at the SOGenUin Summit as part of the 2015 Special Olympics World Summer Games with one goal - to change the world.

 

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