Special Olympics

Special Olympics

Meet The Childhood Friend And Special Olympics Athlete Who Inspires Dwayne Johnson

Milton McBride Rosen's story, co-produced by Robin Roberts, Dwayne Johnson and Dany Garcia, debuts on GMA and SportsCenter today as…

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No cheering in the press box? I’ll make this the exception.

ESPN reporter Gene Wojciechowski recalls some of the many highlights from his first Special Olympics World Games assignment.

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” . . . I also was reminded that no matter how difficult a circumstance, with the right support, challenges can be surmounted.”

ESPN producer Stevland Wilson takes you behind the scenes of his feature on Niyibikora Malachie's remarkable journey from a Tanzanian…

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“That they did this for a group of people they had only met the day before showed me that they are the genuine article.”

ESPN producer Andrew Keck reflects on profiling Special Olympics athlete Robert Moore, bonding with the equestrian and his family.

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“It’s like you’re in this box, and you got to punch your way out of it mentally and emotionally.”

A Special Olympics cyclist's words resonate with an ESPN features producer who is battling breast cancer.

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“You’ll Be Changed By The Experience.”

ESPN reporter Gene Wojciechowski heeds his colleagues' advice as he prepares to cover his first Special Olympics World Games.

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For the Fans

Special Olympics’ Theme Of Inclusion Emphasizes Teamwork

WWE executive Stephanie McMahon, golfer Jordan Spieth, others answer the question,"What does inclusion mean to you?"

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Behind The Scenes

At Special Olympics Austria, Dustin Plunkett continues transition from athlete to ESPN commentator

Dustin Plunkett is the "heart and soul of the Special Olympics movement," his ESPN colleagues covering the 2017 World Winter…

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Captured on Campus

ESPN boosts Special Olympics World Winter Games Send-Offs

This week, ESPN Corporate Citizenship - in partnership with Special Olympics and Bank of America - hosted six Special Olympics…

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Announcements

ESPN helps Special Olympics reach Unified Sports milestone

Due in part to its relationship with ESPN, Special Olympics International recently achieved a major milestone in its history –…

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For ESPN’s Jason Benetti, Special Olympics ‘inspires’ in meaningful ways

ESPN commentator Jason Benetti called play-by-play for the network's Special Olympics World Games 2015 coverage this past week. He writes…

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Plunkett, Arlen add their perspectives to Special Olympics coverage

A veteran Special Olympics athlete and a Paralympic gold medalist are among ESPN's analysts for its coverage of Special Olympic…

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ESPN, Disney collaborate on R5’s “SMILE” video to promote Special Olympics

Pop band R5 worked with ESPN to make a music video for the song "SMILE," which is helping promote the…

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ESPN History

#TBT: ESPN and Special Olympics through the years

As Special Olympics World Games Los Angeles unfolds this week, Front Row opens the vaults for vintage photos recalling ESPN's…

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Coast-to-coast collaboration behind graphics work for Special Olympics coverage

The production team creating the graphic elements in ESPN's Special Olympics World Games coverage consider their work on the project…

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