Special Olympics

Canada’s Danielle Dorris checks her time after winning a gold medal in the women’s 50m butterfly at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo, Japan on Friday, Sept.3, 2021. THE CANADIAN PRESS/HO-Canadian Paralympic Committee-Scott Grant

Canadian teen Danielle Dorris wins Paralympic gold and sets world record

Danielle Dorris captured a gold medal in the 50-metre butterfly at the Tokyo Paralympics

 

Betty Coleman is passing the torch virtually this year as the annual Law Enforcement Torch Run raises funds for Special Olympians. (Eric J. Welsh/ The Progress)

B.C.’s Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics goes virtual

The annual event partnering RCMP with Special Olympians is dramatically altered by COVID-19

 

Northwest athletes winners in 2019 BC Special Olympics Winter Games

Northwest athletes winners in 2019 BC Special Olympics Winter Games

Region 7 athletes from Terrace, Kitimat and Smithers earned 24 medals Feb. 21-23

 

Jess Hansen competing at the Special Olympics Canada Summer Games in Antigonish, Nova Scotia. (Special Olympics BC - Terrace photo)

Terrace Special Olympian earns three bronze medals from nationals

Jess Hansen competed on Team BC from August 1-4 in Antigonish, Nova Scotia

Jess Hansen competing at the Special Olympics Canada Summer Games in Antigonish, Nova Scotia. (Special Olympics BC - Terrace photo)