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Rebecca Simon
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Latest News and Press Releases

II SO Central American and Caribbean Football Tournament 2018

October 10, 2017

• El II Torneo Centroamericano y del Caribe de Futbol Unificado de Olimpiadas Especiales tendrá lugar del 1 al 10 de junio de 2018 en diferentes sedes deportivas de la Ciudad de Guatemala

• El Torneo se llevará a cabo bajo el programa de Deportes Unificados de Olimpiadas Especiales que une a personas con y sin discapacidad intelectual en un mismo equipo como compañeros

• El Comité Olímpico Guatemalteco reafirmó su compromiso para la realización del Torneo a través de la firma de un Convenio de Cooperación el pasado 11 de septiembre 

Special Olympics Chairman Tim Shriver Seeks Papal Support to Build Inclusive World

October 13, 2017

Special Olympics athletes met Pope Francis during official audience at The Vatican

Special Olympics Begins One-Year Countdown to 50th Anniversary

July 20, 2017

Chicago will host the Special Olympics movement’s 50th Anniversary global celebration events July 17 – 22, 2018.

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