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Welcome to Special Olympics Wyoming

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Eunice Kennedy Shriver Day

July 20,2017

We are celebrating the legacy & vision of our Founder, Eunice Kennedy Shriver. This special day is being celebrated in more than 170 countries around the world.

Following her lead, we #ChooseToInclude! www.specialolympics.org/include

 

 

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We are looking for Summer Sports Classic Volunteers!  If you are interested in volunteering please click HERE to find a position that you would like to fill!

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Our Mission

The mission of Special Olympics Wyoming is to provide year round participation in sports training and athletic competition in a variety of well-coached Olympic-Type sports for individuals with intellectual disabilities by providing athletes with continuing opportunities to develop physical fitness skills, express courage, experience joy and participate in the sharing of talents, skills and friendship with their families, friends, other Special Olympics athletes and the community.

Our Philosophy

black logoSpecial Olympics is founded on the belief that people with intellectual disabilities can, with proper instruction and encouragement, learn, enjoy and benefit from participation in individual and team sports, adapted as necessary to meet the needs of those with intellectual and physical limitations.

Special Olympics believes that consistent training is indispensable to the development of an individual’s sports skills. In addition, competition among those of equal abilities is the most appropriate means of testing these skills, measuring progress, and providing incentives for personal growth.