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State Competitions

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2019 Fall Classic: Softball, Bocce, Swimming
Bryan/College Station - Texas
October 03, 2019 - October 05, 2019

2019 Fall Classic: Golf
October 17, 2019 - October 19, 2019

2019 State Sailing & Kayaking Competition
Shoreacres - Texas
October 26, 2019 - October 27, 2019

2020 Winter Games: Powerlifting and Volleyball
January 23, 2020 - January 24, 2020

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Fundraising Events

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Fortune Riders' "Fuel the Flame"
Fox Coffee
September 21, 2019

BKD Cornhole Tournament benefiting Special Olympics
Oran Good Park
September 21, 2019

Run with the Heroes 5K
Camp Mabry
September 22, 2019 - September 22, 2019

Inaugural Breakfast with Champions
Wyndham Houston West
September 26, 2019 - September 26, 2019

2019 Fire Truck Pull | San Antonio
Lady Bird Johnson Park
September 28, 2019 - September 28, 2019

2019 Fire Truck Pull-Corpus Christi
Special Olympics Texas-South Texas Area
September 28, 2019 - September 28, 2019

2019 Fire Truck Pull - Lubbock
SOTX - South Plains
September 28, 2019 - September 28, 2019

Wine Tasting - Great Gatsby Night 2019
Monte Carlo Reception Hall
October 03, 2019 - October 03, 2019

2019 Bowling for Badges October
Jett Bowl North
October 10, 2019 - October 10, 2019

Flame of Hope Golf Tournament
Special Olympics Texas
October 11, 2019 - October 11, 2019

Hero Ride for Special Olympics
Special Olympics Texas
October 13, 2019 - October 13, 2019

Breakfast with Champions
Area 02-South Texas
October 17, 2019 - October 17, 2019

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Beyond the Finish Line

Hendrickson High School Makes 2019 Top 5 ESPN Honor Roll

September 10, 2019

ESPN recently reviewed the top 5 exemplary schools as part of the Special Olympics UNIFIED CHAMPION SCHOOLS® National Recognition Program.

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Special Olympics Texas Unified Sports® Soccer Program (The Hunt Family & FC Dallas)

August 26, 2019

Thank you to The Hunt Family and FC Dallas for supporting the Unified Sports® Soccer Program at Special Olympics Texas! We wrapped up a great season this past Sunday, August 25th. We would like to thank the Houston Dynamo and FC Dallas for sponsoring both teams: And a thank-you to 76 for sponsoring Dynamo. Global Life and Advocare sponsored FC Dallas and the Hunt Family for their support of the MLS Unified Sports® Soccer team. We couldn't make all this happen without you. We will see you on the field!

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Athlete Shaun Linsey Begins Mapping out Teams in Every Area

August 05, 2019

The Mapping Journey Begins   Shaun Linsey, an athlete with Special Olympics Texas, has begun mapping out every team in each area of Texas. He has put in countless hours to make this project happen and each individual map is so ...

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"Give Yourself the Gift of Special Olympics" An Interview with Janet Holliday

July 25, 2019

"Give Yourself the Gift of Special Olympics"  An Interview with Janet Holliday   We had the wonderful honor of interviewing Janet Holliday on all things Special Olympics Texas. Janet was an enormous piece in growing Special ...

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Athlete Spotlights Part Two

July 25, 2019

Athlete Spotlights Part Two MEET PAUL Paul Dunn is a joy to be around and is encouraging to all. Being an athlete for over 25 years, Paul is proud to have competed in ten sports. He loves a good jam session and you will ...

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Athlete Spotlights Part One

July 15, 2019

Athlete Spotlights   Meet Elena Elena is sweet, enthusiastic, and fun to be around. She has been competing in bowling, track, and golf since she was five and her favorite part of competing is the celebration after a game- win or ...

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2019 East Region Reach Report

June 24, 2019

This report highlights the impact Special Olympics Texas has had on the Greater Houston, Golden Triangle and Gulf Coast areas.

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Softball Date Change

June 19, 2019

Area 18 Softball Dates have changed.

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New Area 18 Permian Basin/Big Bend - Program Director

June 14, 2019

Bradley Gwatney was named Area 18 Permian Basin/Big Bend Program Director as of June 13, 2019.

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