FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE : June 16, 2022
TEXAS - Special Olympics Texas (SOTX) would like to announce their official medal count from the 2022 USA Games held in Orlando, Florida on June 5-12th, 2022. The week-long national competition hosted 19 different sports in 11 total venues. Special Olympics Texas sent over 300 athletes to the Games, along with many coaches, volunteers, family members, and SOTX staff. The athletes represented the Lone Star State with pride and took over 100 medals home to Texas.
About Special Olympics Texas
Special Olympics Texas (SOTX) is a privately funded non-profit organization that changes lives through the power of sport by encouraging and empowering people with intellectual disabilities, promoting acceptance for all, and fostering communities of understanding and respect. SOTX provides continuing opportunities for more than 58,800 children and adults with intellectual disabilities throughout the Lone Star State to realize their potential, develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage and experience joy and friendship. To learn more, visit www.specialolympicstexas.org or call 800.876.5646. Engage with us on: Twitter @SOTexas; fb.com/SpecialOlympicsTX; youtube.com/specialolympicstexas.