Special Athletes, Special Associates

Paul Meyer and his brother Ken enjoyed weight lifting together.  When Ken moved away to college, Paul continued his lifting routine on his own.  In 2009, Paul’s dad discovered that…

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Being a Special Olympics Coach

Kathy Lowry is a Special Olympics coach in the Kansas City Metro Area. I have been a Special Olympics coach for 18 years, and the past five years have been at…

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Movie Review: Bully

I knew going into this movie that it would probably be tough to watch. I knew it would make me think of all the Special Olympics athletes we strive to…

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My Brother, Tanner

Katie Hrenchir is the Northwest Associate Area Director and proud sister of SOMO athlete Tanner. She can be reached at hrenchir@somo.org. My special brother, Tanner, was born with Down syndrome…

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