Special Olympics Canada | Olympiques Spéciaux Canada
4364 basketball players

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

1968 The year Special Olympics was founded

by Eunice Kennedy Shriver.

Team Canada

Canada’s Sports Hall of Fame Inducts Dr. Frank Hayden

We’re SO excited about this! Dr. Frank Hayden, Pioneer of the Special Olympics Movement is being inducted into Canada’s Sports Hall of Fame! Michael “Pinball” Clemons, Champions Network member and HUGE supporter of our movement is being inducted as well! Congratulations to both and we look forward to celebrating on November 1st!