Law Enforcement Torch Run® Hosting Cop on a Rooftop Events Statewide
The Law Enforcement Torch Run® will host the fourth-annual Cop on a Rooftop on May 19 at participating Dunkin’ locations statewide.
Buzz Lail’s Retirement Message to Special Olympics Indiana
A longtime advocate for people with intellectual disabilities, Buzz Lail, the senior director of programs for Special Olympics Indiana, will soon be retiring.
Hundreds of Athletes Come Together for Annual State Basketball Tournament
Nearly 900 athletes and Unified partners will take to the hardwood for the 51st annual State Basketball Tournament, sponsored by Pacers Sports and Entertainment. The Youth Tournament will take place on March 25 followed by the Men’s and Women’s Tournament April 1-2.
Indiana Athlete, Volunteer Named to Special Olympics USA Team
Special Olympics Indiana is proud to announce that athlete Liam Price and volunteer George Srour will represent the Hoosier State as part of the USA’s 201-member delegation at the Special Olympics World Games Berlin 2023 this summer.
Special Olympics Indiana Hosting 42nd Annual Winter Games
More than 100 Special Olympics athletes from Indiana and Ohio will come together for three days of wintertime fun and competition during the 2023 Winter Games, Jan. 8-10 at Perfect North Slopes.
Erskine Ambassadors Set Positive Example
Indiana icon and MLB great Carl Erskine has made a positive impact on the lives of countless Special Olympics athletes, so who better than the athletes to serve as spokespersons for the new documentary?
Michael Vanarsdall Named Athlete of the Year
Michael Vanarsdall’s love of sports and Special Olympics exemplifies the spirit of skill, courage, sharing, and joy. He is the 2022 Spirit of Special Olympics Indiana Athlete of the Year.
Jan Wilson Named Volunteer of the Year
After serving Special Olympics Indiana for 47 years as a coach, volunteer and more, the late Jan Wilson from Steuben County was named the 2022 Spirit of Special Olympics Indiana Volunteer of the Year.
Scott Mingle’s Message to Special Olympics Indiana Family
Following 18 years of dedicated service to Special Olympics Indiana, Scott Mingle will be leaving his role as senior director of sports and competition. As he prepares for the next step in his career, Scott has a message to share with our community.
Brendan Bridges Named Officer of the Year
A tireless supporter of Special Olympics Indiana since 2015, Brendan Bridges from Decatur County is the 2022 Spirit of Special Olympics Indiana Law Enforcement Torch Run Officer of the Year.