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Athlete Spotlight

Robb Eichelberger

"I love everything about SOMO! My favorite part is that we're a huge family."

Athlete Info
Age40
HometownBoonville
SOMO Career24 years
SportsGolf
Tell us about your SOMO experienceI'm in the SOMO Hall of Fame! I competed the first National Games in Iowa in 2006. I served on the board of directors from 2007-15 and was the first person to attend every board meeting, so they named an award after me!
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Volunteer Spotlight

Jay Collins

"I love working with the athletes! The memories made with this organization will last a lifetime. If you are thinking about volunteering, my advice is simply to help in any way you can and that you are appreciated beyond words."

Volunteer Info
Age41
HometownKansas City
Years as a Volunteer3 years
What do you help with?Anything that Alyssa asks me to do.
Anything else to share?I cannot stress enough that I always get more out of volunteering than I put in!

SOMO News & Updates

50th anniversary logo

Stage set for State Summer Games

After a two-year hiatus, the Special Olympics Missouri State Summer Games are just three weeks away, set for a one-day event on Saturday, June 5, at Hickman High School in Columbia.

SO Fortnite Logo Final

First E-Sports Tourney a Success

Written by athlete leader Michael Mohrmann I have play fortnite before I played it for SOMO. I have play doubles with a friend of mine and we won and got…

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We are back! Our COVID-19 Return to Play protocols are still in place.