Special Olympics Canada News

Sweden logo
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June, 2019
Special Olympics International (SOI) has made the decision to remove the sport of floor hockey from the Special Olympics World Winter Games, Sweden 2021. According to SOI, the sport has been removed due to capacity issues within the host country. In...
Marathon of sport
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May, 2019
Marathon of Sport is officially underway with events scheduled in cities across Canada. The event, organized by motionball – a not for profit organization empowering young Canadians in support of Special Olympics Canada Foundation - is a fun-filled...
Monique Shah holds up her medal at the Special Olympics World Games in Athens 2011
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April, 2019
Ontario’s Monique Shah was inducted into the Toronto Sport Hall of Honour Thursday night as the Special Olympics Athlete of the Year.
Levi Adam - Give a Toonie Share a Dream
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March, 2019
Saturday April 27, 2019 marks the start of the 19th annual Give a Toonie Share a Dream fundraising campaign with Staples Canada. From now until May 27, Staples customers can support Special Olympics by making a donation in store or online at staples...
2019 Special Olympics National Awards Winners
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February, 2019
Each year Special Olympics Canada recognizes its incredible athletes, coaches and volunteers who exemplify the spirit and essence of the movement with the Special Olympics National Awards. In honour of the 50th anniversary of Special Olympics, we...
SOC CEO Sharon Bollenbach with Special Olympics Team Canada athletes.
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February, 2019
Special Olympics Canada is pleased to announce its CEO Sharon Bollenbach will be representing North America on the global organization’s International Advisory Committee (IAC).