Coronavirus Update from Special Olympics Tennessee - Last Updated 11.09.2021
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138 Athletes, Unified Partners and Coaches heading to Orlando for 2022 USA Games.
Sign up now to compete in the SONA Move Challenge - log your intentional movement minutes each week from the comfort of your home. Compete as an individual, Unified pair, or team against athletes and partners from across the US.
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The Music City Corporate Challenge, is an Olympic-style event that allows Greater Nashville Area corporations to interact with each other through a variety of sporting events. Competitions will take place over the course of six weeks and companies will earn points toward their overall team score based on participation, placement and volunteer support.
With Special Olympics programming currently on hold, we have moved our resources for athletes, Unified partners, and coaches online. The Healthy at Home toolkit is accessible to all and has resources for fitness, emotional health, Unified Champion Schools, Young Athletes, coaches resources, and more! Check back frequently as this is an evolving resource guide!
Athletes want to perform their best at every competition. You can do this by being fit. Fit 5 is a plan for physical activity, nutrition, and hydration. It can improve your health and fitness to make you the best athlete you can be.
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    Special Olympics is a movement built on inclusion, where every person is accepted and welcomed, regardless of ability or disability. We are helping make the world a better, healthier, and more joyful place through the power of sport.
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    Special Olympics Tennessee (SOTN) offers sports training and competition in 17 Olympic style sports to children and adults with intellectual disabilities. Individuals eight years old and up can compete in local and state competitions. The Young Athletes program is available for children with and without intellectual disabilities, ages 2-7.
    Special Olympics Tennessee would not exist today and could not have been created without the time, energy, and dedication of thousands of volunteers.
    Our reach extends beyond the playing field! Sport, health, and education programming enriches the lives of more than 18,000 participating athletes.
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