Special Olympics Canada | Olympiques Spéciaux Canada
19,645 volunteers

and coaches deliver Special Olympics programs in hundreds of communities across Canada

12 floor hockey players

were brought to Chicago by Harold Smith to represent Canada at the first International Special Olympics in 1968

Team Canada



Canada’s coaches and sport administrators were honoured at the Petro-Canada Sport Leadership Awards Gala, hosted by the Coaching Association of Canada (CAC), on Friday night, November 13, 2015 at the Delta Winnipeg hotel. The gala recognizes Canada’s most dedicated, inspiring, and successful coaches. Annually, award recipients are honoured for exemplifying the values and competencies of [...]

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Sobeys Inc. Better Food Fund announces partnership with Special Olympics Canada

Partnership to centre on nutrition education and cooking skills for Canadians with intellectual disabilities STELLARTON, NS, Nov. 24, 2015 /CNW/ –  The Sobeys Inc. Better Food Fund is proud to announce a new national partnership with Special Olympics Canada. The partnership will centre on providing increased access to nutrition education for Canadians with intellectual disabilities. [...]

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Celebrating the LIMITLESS Potential of Special Olympics Athletes at LIMITLESS: The Special Olympics Canada Gala

Special Olympics Canada brought together Canadian’s celebrity athletes and personalities for a night of celebration at LIMITLESS: The Special Olympics Canada Gala. Alongside our Honored Partner for the evening, Home Hardware, LIMITLESS was an opportunity for Special Olympics athletes, Canadian celebrities and Special Olympics supporters to embrace the limitless potential of Special Olympics athletes. The [...]

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MEDIA ADVISORY – Join Special Olympics Athletes, Supporters and Celebrity Guests at LIMITLESS: The Special Olympics Canada Gala – November 20, 2015

Special Olympics Canada invites media to join honored partner Home Hardware, celebrity guests, Special Olympics athletes and Special Olympics supporters in celebrating the limitless power of Special Olympics and the limitless potential of Special Olympics athletes. LIMITLESS: The Special Olympics Canada Gala will bring together more than 750 champions of the Special Olympics Movement, giving [...]

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