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State Competitions

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2021 Summer Games
San Antonio - Texas
September 19, 2021 - September 22, 2021

2021 Fall Classic: Golf/Swimming
Bryan/College Station - Texas
October 28, 2021 - October 30, 2021

2021 Fall Classic: Bocce, Softball
College Station - Texas
November 11, 2021 - November 13, 2021

State Flag Football
Leander - Texas
December 02, 2021 - December 04, 2021

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Fundraising Events

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Peter Piper Pizza Fundraiser
July 26, 2021 - July 26, 2021

Cavender's Promotion - El Paso
Cavender's - Fountains at Farah
August 05, 2021 - August 05, 2021

Austin Pancake Breakfast
Z'Tejas
August 06, 2021 - August 06, 2021

Greater Bohemian Open Golf Tournament
Cottonwood Creek Golf Course
August 07, 2021 - August 07, 2021

San Antonio Welcome Back Bash- Community Celebration
Morgan's Wonderland Sports Complex
August 28, 2021 - August 28, 2021

Breakfast with Champions - Dallas
Renaissance Dallas Richardson Hotel
September 16, 2021 - September 16, 2021

3rd Annual Breakfast with Champions - San Antonio
Morgan's Wonderland - Event Center
September 21, 2021 - September 21, 2021

Law Enforcement Torch Run 2021
September 25, 2021 - September 25, 2021

Waffle Breakfast Fundraiser
St. Patrick Catholic Church
September 26, 2021

Inaugural Breakfast with Champions - Gulf Coast
Bayou City Event Center
September 30, 2021 - September 30, 2021

4th Annual Breakfast with Champions - Greater Houston
Bayou City Event Center
October 08, 2021 - October 08, 2021

Steak & Stetson (POSTPONED TO OCTOBER 2021)
Circle R Ranch
October 09, 2021 - October 09, 2021

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Beyond the Finish Line

Athlete Spotlight: Derek "Tank" Schottle

July 28, 2021

Special Olympics Texas athlete Tank Schottle brings joy and positive energy to everyone around him. You may have met him at a local event, a statewide competition, or you might even be one of his 100,000 followers on Twitter. He...

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Grand Prairie PD Raises over $10,000 for SOTX Athletes

July 14, 2021

At their City Council Meeting on Tuesday night, the Grand Prairie Police Department presented Special Olympics Texas with a generous donation.  The department's 10th Annual Spring Classic Motorcycle Training and Skills ...

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Sponsor Spotlight: United Express

June 29, 2021

We recently got the chance to sit down (virtually) with one of our sponsors, United Express, part of the United Family! Learn more about United Express and how they're using their impact for good >>   What is your company’s ...

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Special Olympics Texas 2021 Summer Games Press Conference

June 16, 2021

On Tuesday morning athletes, families, and LETR officers met at Morgan's Wonderland to celebrate some exciting news: Special Olympics Texas’ (SOTX) 2021 Summer Games will be held Sept. 19-22 and hosted by Morgan’s Wonderland! ...

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Shine the Light: Kirk Roberts, Bedford PD

May 04, 2021

Name: Kirk Roberts Department: Bedford PD Total Years of Service: 38 total (35 Active Years Active Duty)   SOTX NEWSLETTER FAMILY, meet Kirk Roberts! Kirk has served his country in the US Army, as well as the Bedford Police ...

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Athlete Spotlight: Ben Theriault

April 12, 2021

"Our son, Benjamin, has always demonstrated a strong sportsman ability and a willingness to be engaged in any activity. At the early age of 5 he began to ride horses and after only 3 lessons, he was riding tall in the saddle. As...

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Shine the Light: Chief Al Jones, Arlington PD

April 06, 2021

Meet Arlington PD's new Chief!

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Athlete Spotlight: Alexx Cristan

March 30, 2021

  Athlete Spotlight: Alexx Cristan Alexx is currently a Senior at Ball High school and is involved with the Hostility Program at Ball High. Has been a special Olympics athlete since the age of 12 and participates in javelin, ...

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Shine the Light: Support Services Captain Chad Allen, Keller PD

March 29, 2021

Captain Allen tells his staff to, ”Bring joy to work and greet people with a smile. Smiles are contagious and infectious. Other people want to be a part of that. Inside you may be exhausted, but be warm. It takes work, but you do it because you value the person you’re interacting with”. This is why Keller PD’s visibility and involvement in LETR is so vital.

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