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are currently registered with Special Olympics. Basketball is one of the newest sports to be added to our roster.

Team Canada


Special Olympics Team Canada team sports shine

In the final days of competition at the 2015 Special Olympics World Summer Games, Team Canada’s team sports played several exciting final matches to close out their terrific tournaments. We wanted to relive the thrills with these recaps of how they made everyone proud with their last games and their overall sportsmanship and skills. Basketball: [...]

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LA 2015 Highlights Show!

The fun from LA 2015 isn’t over yet! TSN will be airing a re-cap/highlights show on the 2015 Special Olympics World Games this Friday, August 7 at 11:00 pm EST! Make sure to tune into TSN 2 to see all the incredible displays of athleticism, determination and courage that were seen throughout the Games. We’re [...]

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Celebrating Team Canada and Canadian culture in L.A.

Thanks to the support of awesome partners, Special Olympics Team Canada brought Canadian culture into the heart of Los Angeles and the 2015 Special Olympics World Summer Games. An inspiring celebration of Team Canada at the residence of the Consul General of Canada in Los Angeles helped kick off the Games experience on Monday, July [...]

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Thank You 2015 Special Olympics World Summer Games!

The Special Olympics World Summer Games LA2015 came to a close last night with a super-fun celebration of the achievements of the 6,000+ athletes and the Games spirit of inclusion and inspiration! Special Olympics Team Canada thanked all the people who made these amazing Games possible, and danced the night away as Canada’s Carly Rae Jepsen and O.A.R. played [...]

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