Special Olympics Canada | Olympiques Spéciaux Canada
40,301 children, youth, and young adults
12 floor hockey players

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

Team Canada


The rewards of Special Olympics Canada

There are incredible stories from people whose lives have been changed and enriched through sport, friendship, fun and mentorship. Some of those people have been kind enough to offer their stories to you.

Add Your Story

Submit Your Story

Toronto Send-Off Celebration

The gathering celebrated the accomplishment of Team Canada members in making it to the World Games and to wish them luck in Los Angeles…

Read more

Eric Teschke

I competed in the Special Olympics such as Floor-Hockey Softball Curling and Bowling. I enjoying the Special Olympics All my life Since 1982.

Read more