Special Olympics Canada News

2019 Special Olympics National Awards Winners
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.
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).
The team from Nova Scotia poses for a photo.
January, 2019
A small group of Special Olympics Canada athletes and coaches have been selected to attend the 2019 Special Olympics Global Youth Leadership Summit in Abu Dhabi March 14 to 18.
Two Special Olympics basketball players pose for a photo.
January, 2019
We’re looking for research proposals that promote and support research activities that enhance athlete and coach development.
A collage of Team Canada headshots.
January, 2019
In March, more than 100 Canadian athletes with an intellectual disability will compete at the Special Olympics World Summer Games in Abu Dhabi and Dubai. Visit the Team Canada website to find out more.
Special Olympics athletes from North America at the Global Athlete Congress.
November, 2018
Three Special Olympics Canada athletes have returned from the Global Athlete Congress in the Dominican Republic with new skills, confidence and ready to make a difference in their communities. Ontario’s Matthew Fields, Nova Scotia’s Natalie...