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 2015 Special Olympics World Summer Games
July 25th to August 2nd


The 2015 Special Olympics Summer World Games are shaping up to be the biggest of all time.
Over 6,500 athletes representing 165 countries, 2,000 coaches, 30,000 volunteers and an expected 500,000 spectators!


A record 114 Canadian athletes and 24 coaches will participate in 10 sports (athletics, basketball, bocce, bowling, golf, powerlifting, rhythmic gymnastics, soccer, softball and swimming).  For the first time Canada will be participating at the World Games level in basketball, bocce and golf.


The 114 athletes representing Team Canada have been training hard and are now ready to reach new personal bests, build new friendships and most importantly, develop memories that will last a life time.


Find out more about Team Canada 2015. 

Here you will also find all the news on Team Canada, including medalists.


Read more on 2015 Special Olympics World Summer Games. 

Here you will find all of Team Canada's results.



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 For all the World Games coverage, please visit TSN
**check your local listings as schedule is subject to change**


 Let's show our support for Team Canada and how proud we are for all athletes participating at the 2015 Special Olympics World Summer Games as they make history and beat the odds!


#ReachUpCanada #SOTeamCanada15 


 Do You Have A Winning Ticket?


The lucky numbers have been drawn! Thank you to Knights of Columbus who have been
long-standing supporters of the Special Olympics movement. A thank you to all who took part in the lottery and purchased tickets.

To find the winning numbers please visit Ontario KOFC 

 Mary Brown's - It's a win-win!  


Be sure to check out your local Mary Brown's during the month of July and purchase a delicious chocolate tater. Proceeds go toward Special Olympics Canada. It's a sweet win for all!

To learn more about the Mary Brown's Fund click here. 


Update: Team Ontario Training Squad, 2016 Special Olympics National Winter Games


Team Ontario will represent our Province at the 2016 National Winter Games being held in Corner Brook, Newfoundland (February 29th - March 6th).  The Games will act as a qualifier for the 2017 World Winter Games in Austria. 

Good luck to all team members as they begin to prepare for a very exciting time in Newfoundland. 

 Click here to view Team Ontario's members

  Does your company have the elements to shape the Team Ontario Brand?


Special Olympics Ontario’s goal is to create an emotional connection between the general public and Team Ontario.  Special Olympics Ontario and Team Ontario promotes sport for people with an intellectual disability in the province by empowering and showcasing the accomplishments of Ontario athletes.


The Team Ontario brand should Inspire the athlete in all of us, Encourage excellence in all we do.


For further details, expectations and timeframe, please review the request for proposal below, along with uniform appendices.

2016 Team Ontario Uniform RFP

2016 Team Ontario Uniform Appendices


ClubLink Players Club membership now available for Special Olympics Ontario golf athletes!  

ClubLink is now providing a complimentary ClubLink Players Club membership for currently registered Special Olympics Ontario golf athletes. The Players Club membership allows Special Olympics athlete golfers the ability to access all public ClubLink's daily fee courses, while accompanied by a coach, parent or caregiver. The partner will be provided with a discounted green fee rate. Green fee rates will vary dependent upon the course that is selected, date and time.

This offer is available for the 2015 golf season.

If you are a Special Olympics golfer, please contact Sarah Palmer at  or 1-888-333-5515 ext. 262 to get you signed up today for your new membership! A ClubLink Players Club memerbship card will be forwarded to you in due course by ClubLink. It will be possible to reserve a tee time prior to receiving your membership card.

 The winners of the 2015 Provincial Sports Awards

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 Calling All Photographers

Special Olympics Ontario is delighted to announce the second annual Photo Contest 

Do you have a great photo of a Special Olympics Ontario athlete, team or event? If so, we would love to see it! From May 21 to August 14, 2015, Special Olympics Ontario will be accepting submissions for the opportunity to see your photograph featured on the front cover of the 2015 Annual Report. The winning image will also be featured on the homepage of our website.  Second and third place entry winners will receive Special Olympics prize packages.

Photos are to be submitted via email: 

Please see our contest details for more information and guidelines. We urge you to take part in this  awarding opportunity and look forward to receiving your entry.


 Winner of the 2014 photo contest, submitted by Robert Saunders


We're excited to see your photo. Connect and share your submissions via Facebook, Twitter and Instagram

Be sure to use the hashtag #SOContest 



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