Polar Plunge 2020

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Run the BAA 5K on the Xtra Mile Team

Special Olympics Massachusetts has been named the Official Fundraising Partner of the Boston Athletic Association (B.A.A.) 5K. The Xtra Mile 5K team application is now open.

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2016 Winter Games

Winter Sports Season

Winter Games is right around the corner! Get in the game and join a Basketball, Bowling, Floor Hockey, or Ski Team today! Join a team and compete in one of the Winter season sports to kick off 2020 right. Volunteer opportunities are also available at www.specialolympicsma.org/volunteer.

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Special Olympics in Schools

Special Olympics Unified Champion Schools motivates all students to create environments full of respect, dignity, and advocacy for others.

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2020 Harwich Polar Plunge

2020 Harwich Polar Plunge

Join us for this FIRST TIME plunge! That’s right we have a brand new Polar Plunge in 2020 and want you to be the a part of the inaugural group of plungers! What’s so unique about this Plunge? The Harwich Polar Plunge is among our NEWEST Plunges! We’ve had so much fun all over the state and now we’re bringing that fun to the Cape! Law Enforcement from across the Cape will be participating and so can you! Want to show us how brrrrave you are? Be Bold. Get Cold. This winter during the March 14th Harwich Polar Plunge! Register…

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The Marathon is About Family

The Marathon is About Family

When Aimee Dubois runs the Boston Marathon® on the Xtra Mile team in April, she’ll be doing more than accomplishing a personal goal. “The marathon is for me, but it’s also for my Aunt Celeste, my Papa and the 13,326 other athletes,” she said. “On days I don’t feel like going on a run, I remember that it is so much greater than me.” Growing up she would watch her Aunt Celeste compete in Special Olympics events at home on the Cape and at Summer Games in Boston. Her grandmother was a longtime volunteer until she passed away when…

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New Year, New Wellness Goals!

New Year, New Wellness Goals!

With the new year comes new goals! New Year’s resolutions can seem so daunting. How are you going to do something consistently for a whole year?? Here are some tips for sticking with your 2020 wellness and fitness goals: Try breaking your resolutions into more specific actions. Instead of “exercise more,” your resolution could be “take a walk every Wednesday.” Instead of a broad goal to “drink more water” you could get an app that reminds you to drink water throughout the day. Make monthly resolutions. In January you could focus on drinking more water. In February, work on…

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