Special Olympics is a sports organization foremost, and prides itself on being unique from all other sports organizations. Special Olympics does not charge fees to athletes or families for participation at any level. There are sports opportunities for all ability levels. There is appropriate divisioning for equitable competition at each event. Every participant including those that may be disqualified receives an award. And Special Olympics offers advancement to high level competitions for all participating athletes.
“Let me win. But if I cannot win, let me be brave in the attempt.”