Special Olympics Canada News

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August, 2021
Special Olympics International announced that the Special Olympics World Winter Games Kazan, originally scheduled for January 2022, have been postponed to January 2023. This decision is due to current conditions regarding the COVID-19 pandemic around...
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July, 2021
“When I started this, it was all about a boy and his dream. Now, it’s about so much more,” says Special Olympics athlete and international Champion of Inclusion, Chris Nikic.
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July, 2021
Do you know a Champion of Inclusion in your community? Someone – with or without an intellectual disability – who always chooses to include? Nominate them as a Special Olympics Canada Champion of Inclusion! As we get closer to Week of Inclusion (July...
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June, 2021
When Sosena Tezera first discovered that her son Emmanuel had a gross motor delay, it was extremely difficult for her to accept the differences and challenges that she worried he would later face. It was then that Sosena decided to go back to school...
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June, 2021
This June 23 marks the first-ever Differences Day, a day of national recognition meant to celebrate our many differences, brought to you by Rise Little Earthling in support of Special Olympics Canada. Special Olympics Canada is proud to be a part of...
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May, 2021
Special Olympics athletes across the country have had a tough year being away from their regular in-person programming, but they are staying positive, active and connected while planning their comeback! Meet Special Olympics Alberta athlete Darby...