Special Olympics News

2017 SOBC Summer Games Recap athletes shone in Kamloops

12 July 2017 Beaming at the bowling lanes during the 2017 Special Olympics BC Summer Games Nearly 1,200 individuals with intellectual disabilities gave their all in 11 sports and inspired everyone watching at the 2017 Special Olympics BC Summer Games, held in Kamloops July 6 to 8. These were SOBC’s largest Provincial Games to date and a thrilling display of the true power and joy of sport. After earning their

Special Olympics B.C. April 2017 Newsletter

Web Version  |  Update preferences  |  Unsubscribe Like Tweet Forward TABLE OF CONTENTS • April 2017 Newsletter • Special Olympics Team Canada shone in Austria • New Car Dealers driving support for SOBC • Fun spring fundraising with the BC LETR • Upcoming events helping athletes, coaches, & families change the game in health • 2017 SOBC award nominations for outstanding athletes, coaches, and volunteers • Counting down to #ShareaDream with Staples

Special Olympics B.C March Newsletter 2017

Web Version  |  Update preferences  |  Unsubscribe Like Tweet Forward TABLE OF CONTENTS • March 2017 Newsletter • Amazing achievements at 2017 World Games • Healthy Athletes, functional testing coming to Fort St. John & Kelowna this weekend • New Car Dealers driving support for SOBC • Darren Inouye honoured with Sport BC Presidents’ Award • Fearless Plungers get bold and cold for SOBC • SOBC introducing new Club Fit Summit •

B.C. Special Olympics February 2017 Newsletter

Web Version  |  Update preferences  |  Unsubscribe Like Tweet Forward TABLE OF CONTENTS • February 2017 Newsletter • Pledging #respect and ending the R-word • Get freezin’ for a reason at the Polar Plunge on March 4 • Special Olympics Team Canada set for 2017 World Games • Westminster Savings launches provincial partnership with SOBC • Champions for Inclusive Health come together to create change • Health and functional testing events coming

Special Olympics B.C. January 2017 Newsletter

Web Version  Like Tweet Forward TABLE OF CONTENTS • January 2017 Newsletter • Counting down to the 2017 Special Olympics World Games • Make a splash with the 2017 Polar Plunge • Awareness and insights at the World Outlook Financial Conference • Sobeys Better Food Fund launching soup fundraiser for Special Olympics • Building provincial and national athlete leadership • Children thrive with SOBC youth programs • GoodLife Kids Foundation

Special Olympics B.C. December 2016

Web Version  Like Tweet Forward TABLE OF CONTENTS • December 2016 Newsletter • SOBC year-end newsletter available now • SOBC holiday gift guide • Hockey night with the BC LETR • Venues set for 2017 SOBC Summer Games • Get freezin’ for a reason with the 2017 Polar Plunge • Team Canada 2017 training hard • Congrats to Summerland Sport Hero T.J. Fleming • Government of Canada supports and celebrates

Special Olympics B.C. November Newsletter 2016

Web Version  |  Update preferences  |  Unsubscribe Like Tweet Forward TABLE OF CONTENTS • November 2016 Newsletter • Sports Celebrities Festival part of something special • Giving the gift of #YesICan this Giving Tuesday • Karl deBruijn heading 2017 SOBC Summer Games • Canucks staff members celebrate Live 2 Give day with SOBC • Inspiring fall fundraising with the BC LETR • SOBC volunteers receive well-deserved recognition • Fantastic first competition for

B.C.Special Olympics October Newsletter 2016

Web Version  |  Update preferences  |  Unsubscribe Like Tweet Forward TABLE OF CONTENTS • October 2016 Newsletter • SOBC’s Shelly Poland, Garth Vickers win 2016 Special Olympics Canada National Awards • Celebrating power of sport with the Sports Celebrities Festival • Westminster Savings partners with SOBC to change lives through sport • B.C.’s Carol Yakiwchuk wins Golisano Health Leadership Award • Special Olympics celebrated on the Hill • Hit the ice with

BC Special Olympics September 2016 Newsletter

Web Version  |  Update preferences  |  Unsubscribe Like Tweet Forward TABLE OF CONTENTS • September 2016 Newsletter • Special Olympics BC Games returning to Kamloops • Counting down to the Sports Celebrities Festival • Healthy Athletes heads to Burnaby, Cranbrook • Celebrate inclusion and respect on EKS Day and all year round • Fall fundraising opportunities with the LETR • CrossFitters take on marathon workout for Special Olympics • #ThanksCoach!! • BC

B.C. Special Olympics August 2016 Newsletter

Web Version  |  Update preferences  |  Unsubscribe Like Tweet Forward TABLE OF CONTENTS • August 2016 Newsletter • Howie Meeker named to Special Olympics BC Hall of Fame • Sports Celebrities Festival set to inspire November 21 • Healthy Athletes coming to Burnaby, Cranbrook • UFC joins forces with Special Olympics BC • Energy, inclusion highlights of 2016 BC Summer Games • Functional testing inspires fitness and success • Coach opportunities and

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