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Who We Are

Special Olympics is an international organization dedicated to empowering individuals with intellectual disabilities to become physically fit, productive and respected members of society through sports training and competition.Special Olympics offers children and adults with intellectual disabilities year-round training and competition in summer & winter sports Games. There is no charge to participate in Special Olympics. Special Olympics currently serves more than 2.5 million persons with intellectual disabilities in more than 200 Programs in more than 165 countries globally and 20 Programs in 20 countries in the MENA region. An initial census of athlete participation conducted in that year established a baseline count of athletes worldwide.


Important Special Olympics Milestones