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USA Games Open June 5

Team Kentucky is Set to Fly to Florida The ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex will host most of the USA Games competition. Close to a year of anticipation comes to an end for the members of Team Kentucky, when they depart for the 2022 Special Olympics USA Games on Saturday, June 4. The team ...

Jefferson, Shelby County Schools Play Unified This Spring

Jefferson, Shelby County Schools Play Unified This Spring

Teams Participated in Unified Bocce and Basketball Events Although many schools still experienced challenges organizing activities this spring, April presented an opportunity to try a couple new unified events.  A Unified Bocce competition was held for middle schools and our normal high school unified basketball season became a fun skills day followed by a 4v4 …

It’s Time for Summer Sports Season

It’s Time for Summer Sports Season

The hot and humid days of July are here and for Special Olympics athletes across the state, that means one thing - Summer Sports Season! The Special Olympics Kentucky Summer Sports Season consists of softball and golf, and July is when both sports really start to hit their strides. Softball leagues are now underway in ...

SOKY Training First Health Messengers

SOKY Training First Health Messengers

Athletes Learning How to Help Share Information About Healthy Lifestyles Even as most of our athletes are preparing for the upcoming State Summer Games, one group of Special Olympics Kentucky athletes continues to prepare for another goal: spreading the message of healthy choices and healthy lifestyles to their fellow athletes. The group of seven athletes …

Bachman Share the Love Donations Now Top $250,000

Bachman Share the Love Donations Now Top $250,000

Contribution Results from 2021 Share the Love Event For the ninth consecutive year, Bachman Subaru in Louisville chose to include Special Olympics Kentucky as a local option in the annual Subaru Share the Love Holiday promotion. The promotion allows people who purchase a new Subaru from Bachman during the Holiday season to designate $250 of …

KSP’s Brewer to Represent Kentucky at USA Games Final Leg

KSP’s Brewer to Represent Kentucky at USA Games Final Leg

KSP Veteran Will Help Escort Flame of Hope from Miami to Opening Ceremonies in Orlando Sergeant Barrett Brewer of the Kentucky State Police, has been selected to represent Kentucky as part of the 2022 Special Olympics USA Games Law Enforcement Torch Run Final Leg. The Final Leg will carry the Special Olympics Flame of Hope …

Team Kentucky Ready for Florida

Next Stop for Team Kentucky is Orlando! Bocce athlete Kym Dicakamore practices at the EKU Rec Center during Team Kentucky Training Camp. The athletes, Unified partners and coaches who make up Team Kentucky for the 2022 Special Olympics USA Games completed their official team preparations for the Games and now their next stop is Orlando! ...

Team Kentucky Heads to USA Games Training Camp

Team Kentucky Heads to USA Games Training Camp

The Only Time Team Kentucky Will Gather Before the Games For the first time since the team was named in mid-2021 all 60 athletes, Unified partners and coaches who make up Team Kentucky for the 2022 Special Olympics USA Games will gather in one place. The team will meet March 18-20 in Richmond for Team …

Louisville Bats Host Special Olympics Night May 29

Louisville Bats Host Special Olympics Night May 29

Join us Sunday, May 29, for Special Olympics Night at Louisville Slugger Field Special Olympics Kentucky is teaming up with the Louisville Bats on May 29 to send Team Kentucky off to the 2022 Special Olympics USA Games. In celebration of the Games, The Louisville Bats have invited members of Team Kentucky to participate in …

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