The mission of Special Olympics is to provide year-round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports for children and adults with intellectual disabilities, giving them continuing opportunities to develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage, experience joy and participate in a sharing of gifts, skills and friendship with their families, other Special Olympians and the community.
- Training and Competition
- Olympic-Type Sports
- Individuals with Intellectual Disabilities
- Physical Fitness
- Courage and Joy
- Sharing of Gifts and Skills
- Friendship Between Families, Athletes and Community