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State Competitions

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State Flag Football
December 13, 2019 - December 15, 2019

2020 Winter Games: Powerlifting and Volleyball
January 23, 2020 - January 26, 2020

2020 Winter Games: Bowling
February 06, 2020 - February 09, 2020

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Fundraising Events

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Breakfast with Champions - West Houston Katy
Wyndham West Houston Energy Corridor Hotel
December 12, 2019 - December 12, 2019

2019 Polar Plunge-Corpus Christi
Special Olympics Texas-South Texas Area
December 14, 2019 - December 14, 2019

A21 LETR Cops on Top 1/17/2020
Krispy Kreme Doughnuts
January 17, 2020 - January 17, 2020

A16 Polar Plunge
Amarillo Town Club
January 18, 2020 - January 18, 2020

2020 East Region Polar Plunge - Galveston
Stewart Beach
January 18, 2020 - January 18, 2020

2020 Houston Marathon Run for a Cause
January 19, 2020 - January 19, 2020

Area 11 Polar Plunge - NRH2O Ft Worth
January 25, 2020 - January 25, 2020

Area 7 2020 Polar Plunge - North Region
Lake Gladewater
February 01, 2020 - February 01, 2020

Area 9 Polar Plunge | Burkburnett - North Region
Boomtown Bay Family Aquatics Center
February 02, 2020 - February 02, 2020

Breakfast With Champions - February 2020
El Paso , Texas February 28, 2020 - February 28, 2020

Tips-A-Cop Texas Roadhouse
Corpus Christi March 19, 2020 - March 19, 2020

Bowling for Badges
Bandera Bowling Center
March 24, 2020 - March 24, 2020

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Beyond the Finish Line

Special Olympics Unified Champion Schools® Expected to Expand Rapidly in 2020

November 25, 2019

The Special Olympics Unified Champion Schools program is expanding across the state of Texas in 2020!

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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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