World Games

Cheer on Team Canada at the World Games

Join Team Canada at the World Games

The World Games are flagship events for the Special Olympics movement. They take place every two years and alternate between summer and winter Games. The Games can be the world's largest sporting event of the year. Thousands of athletes, coaches, volunteers and supporters attend to see and cheer the skills and accomplishments of people with an intellectual disability.

Meet Team Canada Athlete Alyssa Chapman

The World Games feature more than a week of grueling, yet inspiring, competition among thousands of athletes. Through media coverage of the Games, the stories and achievement of our athletes are seen by millions of people worldwide.

Meet Team Canada Athlete Janet Charchuk

Learn more about the 2017 Special Olympics World Winter Games in Austria at our Team Canada website.