Seattle Welcomes the USA Games

The 2018 Special Olympics USA Games will be held in Seattle, Washington, from 1 to 6 July 2018.

About the USA Games

The 2018 Special Olympics USA Games will showcase the awe-inspiring abilities of thousands of athletes with intellectual disabilities, promote the ideals of acceptance and inclusion through sport, and celebrate the transformative power of Special Olympics. 

Seattle will welcome 3,500 athletes from across the United States as they compete in 14 different sports. 

An estimated 10,000 family members and 50,000 fans will join the athletes to cheer them on while taking in the sites and attractions of the greater Seattle region.

Visit the USA Games website for more information.

Runners approach the finish line of a 100-meter race, and one runner is in the lead.
Marquay Trent of Virginia qualified for the 2018 USA Games in a race held 10 June 2017 in Richmond, Virginia. His time in the 100-meter race was 11.8 seconds.

USA Games Sports

  • Athletics 
  • Basketball 
  • Bocce 
  • Bowling 
  • Flag Football 
  • Golf 
  • Gymnastics 
  • Powerlifting 
  • Soccer 
  • Softball 
  • Standup Paddleboard 
  • Swimming 
  • Tennis 
  • Volleyball