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"Special Olympics Arizona is grateful for Law Enforcement Officers."
- Tim Martin, CEO & President of Special Olympics Arizona

Healthy Athletes

Through event- based screenings, Healthy Athletes works to improve access to health care for Special Olympics Arizona athletes; make referrals to local health practitioners when appropriate; train health care professionals and students about the needs and care of people with intellectual disabilities; collect, analyze and disseminate data on the health status and needs of people with intellectual disabilities; and advocate for improved health policies and programs for people with intellectual disabilities.



SOAZ currently offers free health screenings in seven areas:

Fit Feet (podiatry)
FUNfitness (physical therapy)
Health Promotion (better health and well-being)
Healthy Hearing (audiology)
MedFest (sports physical exam)
Opening Eyes (vision)
Special Smiles (dentistry)
Strong Minds

Thank you to all of our volunteer clinicians!

In a large study of Special Olympics athletes:

Dynamic Warm Up Excercise Videos

Dynamic warm up exercises are designed to warm up the muscles and joints for competition and practices. These moves will help with flexibility and agility to better warm up the muscles and reduce injury for athletes.

Voiced Over High School Lessons

Click here to view the available voiced over high school lessons

Healthy LEAP Educator Resources