2018 USA Games

July 1-6, 2018
Seattle

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Every four years, Special Olympics conducts a national summer games in the United States that includes athletes from all 52 US Programs. 

The 2018 Special Olympics USA Games will bring 3,500 athletes to the greater Seattle area to compete in a variety of sports. Hosted at some of the region’s top athletic facilities including the University of Washington, King County Aquatics Center and Federal Way’s Celebration Park, the USA Games will offer athletes, their coaches, and families a week of national competition while surrounded by Seattle’s beauty and world-class attractions.

TEAM MISSOURI:

Congratulations to the members of Team Missouri! 

ATHLETICS

BASKETBALL

BOCCE

BOWLING

GOLF

POWERLIFTING

SOFTBALL

SWIMMING

TENNIS

STAFF

 

VIDEOS:

Team Missouri Announcement Video
Team MO Announcement Reactions
ALL Spotlight Interview Videos (Playlist)
Emoji Game No. 1
Emoji Game No. 2 (SPOOKY HALLOWEEN EDITION!)
Jessica Grammer's Vlog No. 2: Stretching
Jessica Grammer's Vlog No. 3: Walking
Holiday Lyric Challenge
Talent Show: Jessica Grammer's Bad Jokes
Jessica Grammer's Vlog No. 4: Keeping Warm
Talent Show: James Ross Slam Poetry
Jessica Grammer's Vlog No. 5: MovBand Tutorial
Emoji Game No. 3: MOVIES!
Jessica Grammer's Vlog No. 6: Proper Equipment
Emoji Game No. 4: MOVIES! (2nd ed.)
Post-SIG interview: Tollivers
Post-SIG interview: Brandon Mynatt, Jeremiah Ellis and Coach Zach Tallevast
Post-SIG interview: Basketball team
March training interview: Coach Wurst & Lucas Blattel
March training interview: Colin Garrison
March training interview: Coach Terri Dallas
March training interview: Amanda Koch
March training interview: Matthew Davidson
Team Missouri is more than ready to RISE UP! (Hype video)


BLOG POSTS: 

Amanda Koch, bocce:
"I felt left in the dark and all alone" (Nov. 13, 2017)

Lynna Hodgson, track and field:
Dec. 8-9 Team Training (Dec. 18, 2017) 
What Special Olympics means to me (March 8, 2018)
March Team Training (April 2, 2018)

Allison D'Agostino, PR team:
Athlete-leader makes Team Missouri for public relations (Dec. 18, 2017)
Responsibilities of PR Assistant (Jan. 16, 2018)
Recapping the State Indoor Games (April 3, 2018)

Others:
Paul Burnett, Sr.: Father lauds Special Olympics, Team Missouri for sons' health improvements (April 17, 2018)

 

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RESOURCES:

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Athlete's Oath

"Let me win. But if I cannot win, let me be brave in the attempt."  

 

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