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2014 USA Games Team Missouri newsletter — Friday edition!

June 21, 2014 / Comments Off on 2014 USA Games Team Missouri newsletter — Friday edition!

Friday: Let’s do it all over again The rest of our teams finished up competition play today and then wrapped up the Games with an awesome Closing Ceremony. It was…

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2014 USA Games Team Missouri newsletter — Thursday edition!

June 20, 2014 / Comments Off on 2014 USA Games Team Missouri newsletter — Thursday edition!

Thursday: End of individual sports Many of our teams finished up competition play today and just have their awards to give tomorrow. Many of our MO Magic fans came out…

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2014 USA Games Team Missouri newsletter — Wednesday edition!

June 19, 2014 / Comments Off on 2014 USA Games Team Missouri newsletter — Wednesday edition!

Wednesday: Singles competition begins to wrap up More and more of our athletes are receiving medals in their respective sports, which is great to see, but more importantly they’re having…

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2014 USA Games Team Missouri newsletter — Tuesday edition!

June 18, 2014 /

Awards accompany the 2nd day of competition! Today every one of our teams competed and so many of our athletes received awards. It was supposedly one of the hottest days…

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2014 USA Games Team Missouri newsletter — Monday edition!

June 17, 2014 / Comments Off on 2014 USA Games Team Missouri newsletter — Monday edition!

Greetings from ‘Joisey!’ Today was the first day of competitions (divisioning, pool play and preliminaries) for most of our teams including aquatics, athletics, basketball (both men’s and women’s), bocce, bowling,…

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2014 USA Games Team Missouri newsletter — Sunday edition

June 16, 2014 / Comments Off on 2014 USA Games Team Missouri newsletter — Sunday edition

Hello from New Jersey! Today most of the sports teams were able to go to their venues and see where they would be playing  this week. Some even had the…

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St. Louis family realizes potential of son through Young Athletes Program

June 9, 2014 / Comments Off on St. Louis family realizes potential of son through Young Athletes Program

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pLIRSSYnXdY&w=560&h=315] Raising a child with special needs can be a challenge for any parent.  John and Sarah Bowen of St. Louis were willing to take on the challenge –…

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Internship Posting: Cycle for the Future Event Planner/Marketing Intern

May 20, 2014 / Comments Off on Internship Posting: Cycle for the Future Event Planner/Marketing Intern

Cycle for the Future Internship Brief Description: This intern will work directly with the Cycle for the Future Event Planner of Special Olympics Missouri. The intern will have opportunities to…

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A Little Encouragement Goes a Long Way

May 19, 2014 / Comments Off on A Little Encouragement Goes a Long Way

When it comes to facing one’s fears, Allison D’Agostino, 25, has conquered them by participating in Special Olympics Missouri for seven years. D’Agostino competes in bowling and aquatics with aquatics…

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Young Athletes Program Motivates Young Volunteer

May 15, 2014 / Comments Off on Young Athletes Program Motivates Young Volunteer

It is hard to imagine how something so small could have such a large impact on my life. When I first started to attend the Monday night Young Athlete Program…

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