Champions for 50

Special Olympics Massachusetts Champions for 50: Unified fundraising and awareness building teams made of athletes and corporate partners are helping to celebrate fifty years of the Special Olympics Movement

Champions for 50

Spring Sports Season

Get in the game this spring. Our busiest season includes sports like track & field, tennis, swimming, powerlifting, volleyball, and gymnastics. We're always looking for coaches, assistant coaches, unified partners, and event volunteers!

Spring Sports Season Information

Support Your USA Games Delegation!

Fifty athletes from Massachusetts will head to Seattle to compete in the 2018 Special Olympics USA Games June 1-6, 2018. The Games will celebrate inclusion on the national stage, highlighting the power of sports to change lives and change minds. #RiseWithUS

Learn more about Team Massachusetts
Meet Xtra Mile Road Runner, Erin McCarthy!

Meet Xtra Mile Road Runner, Erin McCarthy!

For Erin McCarthy, both Special Olympics and Falmouth have a special place in her life. “Special Olympics means not only a lot to me, but my whole family”. Erin’s sister Jackie has Down Syndrome and says that Special Olympics has helped her make so many friends as well as enjoy friendly competition. Her dad was also a coach for a unified basketball team, which she played on herself! Erin has continued to stay connected with Special Olympic not only with her family, but through her job. She is a Behavior Tech at a pre-school where she works with 3-5…

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Meet Xtra Mile Falmouth Road Race Runner, Kevin Crossman!

Meet Xtra Mile Falmouth Road Race Runner, Kevin Crossman!

Special Olympics Massachusetts’ own Kevin Crossman will also be joining the Xtra Mile team running for Special Olympics Massachusetts this Falmouth Road Race. Kevin has been involved with Special Olympics since he was in college, when he worked Saturday mornings at a program and fell in love with it. “It means a lot to be able to work for an organization that you think so highly of. The disabled population is not provided as many opportunities as the able-bodied and if it weren’t for Special Olympics over 12,000 people with disabilities would not have this amazing opportunity to compete…

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Get Fit! Feel Good! July 2018

Get Fit! Feel Good! July 2018

July is UV Safety Month Be safe in the sun, take these steps to protect yourself! Clothing can help protect your skin so cover up until the sun goes down Wear a hat and UV blocking sun glasses to help protect your face & eyes Apply sunscreen to any exposed skin, and continue to reapply throughout the day July Fitness Tip: How to Survive a Summer BBQ Use small plates- research shows that people who choose smaller plates eat less without noticing it. Eat slowly and mindfully- Pace yourself as you mingle with friends and family Eat healthy foods…

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