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Nov 21, 2014, 20:07 ET

The 2014 LIMITLESS: Special Olympics Canada Gala Celebrates LIMITLESS Happiness with Honorary Partner Coca-Cola Canada

TORONTO, Nov. 21, 2014 /CNW/ - Special Olympics Canada welcomed some of Canada's top celebrity athletes and personalities for a night of...

Oct 24, 2014, 09:00 ET

Canadian Olympic hero Mark Tewksbury named Honorary Coach of Special Olympics Team Canada

Olympic Gold Medalist to mentor and cheer on Canada's athletes at 2015 Special Olympics World Summer Games in Los Angeles TORONTO, Oct. 24, 2014...

Sep 16, 2014, 11:08 ET

2015 Special Olympics World Summer Games Team Canada Roster Announced!

TORONTO, Sept. 16, 2014 /CNW/ - Special Olympics Canada is proud to announce the full roster of Team Canada members who will be headed to the 2015...

Aug 30, 2014, 06:00 ET

JYSK's Champions Start at Home Campaign in Support of Special Olympics Canada Begins Today!

TORONTO, Aug. 30, 2014 /CNW/ - Special Olympics Canada and JYSK have again joined forces to raise awareness and funds for Special Olympics programs...

Jul 16, 2014, 13:54 ET

Special Olympics Canada Officially Unveils Special Olympics Team Canada Logo for 2015 Special Olympics World Summer Games

TORONTO, July 16, 2014 /CNW/ - Special Olympics Canada has officially unveiled Special Olympics Team Canada's logo for the 2015 Special Olympics...

Feb 11, 2014, 16:48 ET

Special Olympics Canada Applauds Government for Increase in Funding through 2014 Budget

TORONTO, Feb. 11, 2014 /CNW/ - Today marked another important milestone for Special Olympics Canada (SOC), which is dedicated to enriching the...

Feb 05, 2014, 14:22 ET

Special Olympics Canada Happily Accepts Increased Annual Support from the Government of Canada

TORONTO, Feb. 5, 2014 /CNW/ - Special Olympics Canada is pleased with today's announcement by Minister of State (Sport) Bal Gosal of an increase...

Jan 24, 2014, 14:45 ET

2016 Special Olympics Canada Winter Games Organizing Committee Unveils Logo and Announces Funding

CORNER BROOK, NL, Jan. 24, 2014 /CNW/ - The 2016 Special Olympics Canada Winter Games Organizing Committee (GOC) was proud to unveil today the...

Jan 08, 2014, 13:53 ET

Special Olympics Manitoba's Jennifer Campbell Named to CAAWS Most Influential Women in Sport and Physical Activity List for 2013

TORONTO, Jan. 8, 2014 /CNW/ - Special Olympics Canada is thrilled to congratulate Special Olympics Manitoba's Vice President of Sport and...

Nov 27, 2013, 16:22 ET

Special Olympics Athletes and Members of Parliament Working Together on the Hill!

TORONTO, Nov. 27, 2013 /CNW/ - November 26 marked another important milestone for Special Olympics Canada, which is dedicated to enriching the...

Nov 15, 2013, 20:59 ET

Special Olympics Canada and Special Guests Celebrate the Limitless Possibilities of Sport at LIMITLESS: The Special Olympics Canada Gala

TORONTO, Nov. 15, 2013 /CNW/ - Special Olympics Canada welcomed some of Canada's top athletes and personalities for a night of celebration and...

Aug 20, 2013, 06:00 ET

Special Olympics Canada Announces Johnny Byrne as Chef de Mission for 2015 Special Olympics World Summer Games

TORONTO, Aug. 20, 2013 /CNW/ - Special Olympics Canada is very pleased to announce the appointment of Johnny Byrne as the Chef de Mission for the...

Jul 08, 2013, 13:00 ET

Special Olympics Canada 2014 Summer Games reaches one-year countdown milestone

Provincial Chefs de Mission selected as teams begin qualifying process VANCOUVER, July 8, 2013 /CNW/ - The 2014 Games Organizing Committee,...

Aug 03, 2011, 12:00 ET

2014 Special Olympics Canada Summer Games Heads to B.C.

To view the Social Media Release, click here: http://smr.newswire.ca/en/special-olympics/2014-special-olympics-canada-summer-games TORONTO, Aug....