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Summer Games
Arlington, TX
May 25, 2017 - May 28, 2017

Special Olympics USA Games 2018

July 1, 2018 - July 6, 2018

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Fundraising Events


Chili Cook-Off
Odessa Chuck Wagon Gang Barn
June 3, 2017

Charming Charlie's Promotion
Fountains at Farah
June 10, 2017

Fire Truck Pull - June 2017
El Paso Fire Training Academy
June 17, 2017

Fire Truck Pull | Round Rock
Round Rock Sports Center
June 17, 2017

Miss Sweetheart Special Needs Pageant San Antonio
Olympia Hills Golf & Event Center
June 17, 2017

US National Championship Chili Cookoff
Shriners Pavilion
June 24, 2017

Cops on Top - June 2017
Krispy Kreme Doughnut Shop
June 23, 2017 - June 25, 2017

Tip A Cop at Razoo's
July 6, 2017

Solar Plunge | Spring
July 15, 2017

Tip A Cop at Texas Roadhouse: Laredo
Texas Roadhouse Restaurant
July 20, 2017

2017 Tip A Cop Texas Roadhouse
Texas Roadhouse
July 20, 2017

El Paso Golf Tournament - July 2017
Painted Dunes Dessert Golf Club
July 21, 2017

Texas Roadhouse Tip A Cop | Greater Houston
Texas Roadhouse
July 27, 2017

Texas Roadhouse Tip A Cop | College Station
Texas Roadhouse
July 24, 2017 - July 27, 2017

Texas Roadhouse Tip A Cop | Conroe
Texas Roadhouse
July 27, 2017

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Beyond the Finish Line

WBCA & NCAA All-Americans Host Clinic for SOTX Athletes

April 3, 2017

NCAA All-Americans they coached SOTX athletes on the fundamentals of basketball. The clinic was hosted by the Women's Basketball Coaches Association and was held in conjunction with the NCAA Division I Women's Final Four, which took place in Dallas.

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Area 9 Basketball Team to Compete in Area 16’s Competition

March 31, 2017

Members of the Blue Jays Delegation are traveling to Amarillo this weekend to compete in the Area 16 Basketball competition. Athletes are using this competition to tune up for the upcoming Chapter Games in Arlington this May.

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Ian Rawn Places 4th in Figure Skating at World Games in Austria

March 23, 2017

Texas’ lone Special Olympics World Games competitor Ian Rawn (Plano, Texas) placed 4th in the Figure Skating Competition on Thursday at Ice Stadium Graz-Liebenau. Rawn will officially be presented with his ribbon during Friday morning’s Awards Ceremony.

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Ian Rawn Carried the Olympic Torch in 1996

March 23, 2017

In 1996, JCPenny named Ian Rawn a Community Hero, which in turn gave him a slot to carry the Olympic torch when it came through Little Rock, Ark. ahead of the Summer Games, which were held in Atlanta that year.

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Ian Update: The heart of a confident competitor!

March 21, 2017

At his compulsaries he was pretty nervous. The enormity of what was happening hit home as he put his blade on Olympic ice for his first competition. If you saw the ESPN interview you could see he was quite choked up.

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Ian Rawn Featured on ESPN's SportsCenter

March 20, 2017

During Monday morning's live update from Austria, ESPN's Kevin Negandhi and Lindsay Czarniak introduced viewers to SOTX figure skater Ian Rawn. Ian caught up with ESPN's Marty Smith after Sunday's preliminary skate at World Winter Games in Austria.

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Area 16's Spread the Word Campaign Reaches 500 Pledges

March 20, 2017

While schools were closed during Spring Break last week, several groups continued the Spread the Word to End the Word campaign throughout the Panhandle area. Through the end of last week’s activities, the pledges to end the R-Word reached 500.

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We're USA, and we're proud of it.

March 16, 2017

Reminder: Opening Ceremonies for the World Winter Games will be aired LIVE on ABC stations across the country on Saturday from 1 to 4 pm. Robin Roberts hosts.

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Area 16 Kicks Off Spread the Word to End the Word Campaign

March 10, 2017

Spread the Word to End the Word Day has come and gone, but members of the Amarillo community have taken the call to action to the next level.

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