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


Campbell River's Special Olympics athletes are involved in a virtual

Campbell River Special Olympians participate in Virtual Provincial Games

This year was supposed to be the year for Special Olympics BC’s…

  • Jun 16, 2021


Like they do every year, Campbell River Special Olympians served as caddies and volunteers at the 31st annual Howie Meeker Golf Classic held at Campbell River Golf and Country Club last year and co-hosted by Clayton Stoner (centre in purple) and Howie Meeker (centre, blue jacket). Photo by Alistair Taylor/Campbell River Mirror

Campbell River mourns passing of Howie Meeker – hockey icon, champion of Special Olympics

Canadian hockey and broadcasting legend Howie Meeker passed away Nov. 8 at…


Knights of Columbus donation keeps Special Olympians going

Continuing a long tradition of supporting athletic excellence in Campbell River, the…

  • Oct 8, 2020

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