Our Mission, Vision and Values

Athlete in wheelchair throwing a shot put ball.


Our Mission


Special Olympics Newfoundland and Labrador is dedicated to enriching the lives of Newfoundlanders and Labradorians with an intellectual disability through sport.


Our Vision


Our vision is that sport will open hearts and minds towards people with intellectual disabilities and create inclusive communities all across Canada.


Our Values

Empowerment - We create opportunities to pursue full potential. Excellence - We elevate standards and performance. Respect - We operate in an environment of cooperation, collaboration and dignity. Diversity - We honour what is unique and individual. Inclusion - We foster inclusive communities.



Athlete Oath


"Let me win. But if I cannot win, let me be brave in the attempt.