The love of sports brought together Special Olympics France athletes and Eurosport France staff for the first ever Unified Futsal Tournament. It was part of Discovery Communications Impact Day, celebrated by Eurosport employees in 37 countries. On that day, 100 partners and Special Olympics athletes experienced the joy of sport, made new friends and spent an unforgettable time together.
The Eurosport Team was involved as players, referees, and volunteers as eight unified teams competed. After the competitions, Eurosport team cheered for the smiling Special Olympics France athletes and celebrated their new friends.
Eurosport France has been involved in the Impact Day for three years now but Special Olympics France is the first sports organization to become a partner. Special Olympics France National Director Nathalie Dallet-Fevre said “Eurosport France displays a great example of the power of sport to change the game and build an inclusive society with the involvement of its passionate employees."