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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

Tip-A-Cop Victoria
Texas Roadhousea
July 29, 2021

Breakfast with Champions - Fort Worth
Hurst Conference Center
July 29, 2021 - July 29, 2021

Tip A Cop at Texas Roadhouse | Lubbock
Texas Roadhouse
July 29, 2021 - July 29, 2021

Texas Roadhouse
July 29, 2021 - July 29, 2021

San Antonio - Tip A Cop
Participating Texas Roadhouse Locations
July 29, 2021 - July 29, 2021

Austin - Tip A Cop
Participating Texas Roadhouse Locations
July 29, 2021 - July 29, 2021

Tip-A-Cop Corpus Christi
Texas Roadhouse
July 29, 2021 - July 15, 2021

Tip A Cop - El Paso
Texas Roadhouse - east and west side locations
July 29, 2021 - July 29, 2021

Bay Ball Ballyhoop Presented by Pepsi
H.M. King High School
July 31, 2021 - August 01, 2021

Austin Pancake Breakfast
August 06, 2021 - August 06, 2021

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

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Beyond the Finish Line

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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Shine the Light: Chief Frank Dixon, Denton PD

March 09, 2021

Name: Chief Frank Dixon Department: Denton PD Total Years of Service: 26 Chief Frank Dixon has served as a police officer for 26 years and counting. Chief Dixon serves as a co-chair for the Steak and Stetson event and has been ...

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