What sports are involved in the Special Olympics?

What events are held in the Special Olympics?

Events

  • Select Sport.
  • 10 Pin Bowling.
  • 10,000 Metres.
  • 100 Metres.
  • 1500 Metres.
  • 200 Metres.
  • 25 Metre Wheelchair Race.
  • 30 Metre Wheelchair Slalom.

What Italian game is now in the Special Olympics?

Bocce is an Italian game. The basic principle of the sport is to roll a bocce ball closest to the target ball, which is called a palina. Bocce as a Special Olympics sport provides people with special needs the opportunity to have social contact, develop physically and to gain self-confidence.

Is there baseball in the Special Olympics?

Major League Baseball All-Stars Willson Contreras and Gleyber Torres joined Special Olympics as the first MLB players to be named Global Ambassadors. …

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