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Harvey Shows We're #SOTXStrong

September 12, 2017

So much has happened since Hurricane Harvey made landfall in Rockport on August 25 that it’s difficult to process everything. But out of all the loss and devastation, one thing has been clear: Our athletes, families, volunteers, coaches and law enforcement officers are strong. They are so strong.

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Houston Athlete Helps Rescue Neighbors

August 29, 2017

Many stories of bravery, hope and grace have already come out of the Coastal Bend, Houston and Golden Triangle in the wake of Hurricane Harvey, and we’ll doubtless hear about many more in the coming days.

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You Could Say It Was a Big Night

August 23, 2017

AMAZING. INCREDBLE. AWESOME. Thanks to you, the 10th anniversary of the Tip a Cop at Texas Roadhouse set yet another record for donations. Our dedicated Law Enforcement Torch Run officers and their devoted friends from 51 Texas Roadhouse locations across the state collected a whopping $181,616 to support Special Olympics Texas programs across Texas.

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Healthy Athletes Update: Professionals Needed

August 23, 2017

We want to expand our Healthy Athletes program to each of the areas. The first step is bringing MedFest to the areas, to provide free health screenings that end with a completed SOTX Athlete Medical form, which is good for three years. But we need help – we can’t provide these free health screenings without qualified health professionals (licensed physicians, physician assistants and nurse practitioners).

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2017 Cowboy Cops

August 23, 2017

Cowboy Cops. Would you pay $10 to see that? We sure would! Here's your chance, September 9-10 in Fort Worth

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SOTX Drone Policy

Out of safety concerns for athletes, coaches, volunteers and spectators at Special Olympics Texas practices, events and competitions, Special Olympics Texas prohibits the operation or use of drones, unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) or unmanned aerial systems (UASs) for photography or other use during our practices, events and competitions.