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Special Olympics Colorado In the News

SEPTEMBER, 2017

Denver Police Department – Plane Pull

AUGUST, 2017

Special Olympics Colorado Improves Quality of Life for People with Intellectual Disabilties
CBS4
Falcons Participate in Special Olympics Soccer Clinic
Air Force Falcons
Rapids Special Olympics Unified Team vs DC United
Colorado Rapids
Law Enforcement Officers are the Lifeblood of Special Olympics Colorado
Denver7
Folks Pull a Plane at DIA for Special Olympics Colorado
9News
Volunteers Lining Up For a Chance to Pull a 164,000 Pound Plane for Special Olympics Colorado
Denver7

JULY, 2017

Honorary ESPY Given to Special Olympics Athlete Battling Cancer in the Hospital
Denver7
Special Olympics Athlete Jason Horton Receives ESPY
Colorado Rapids
Colorado Rockies Host Fantasy Camp
KDVR
Tip A Cop Fundraiser Helping Raise Money for Special Olympics
KJCT8
Craig Special Olympics Swimmers Take Gold
Craig Daily Press

JUNE, 2017

Special Olympics Colorado Torch Run 2017
Denver Police
Law Enforcement From Across Colorado Coming Together for Torch Run
Denver7
Law Enforcement Runs for Special Olympics Colorado
Centennial Citizen
Colorado Rapids Unified Squad Also Celebrate Win Over Columbus
MLS Soccer
Colorado Rapids Partner with Special Olympics Colorado for the 6th Year
Burgandy Wave
Colorado Rapids Special Olympics Unified Team Open Their 2017 Season Against Crew SC
Colorado Rapids
Opening Ceremony Kicks of 2017 Special Olympics Colorado Summer Games
NBC 11 News
Special Olympics Colorado Summer Games: Grand Junction Team Wins Gold
Western Slope Now
Special Olympics Colorado Summer Games
Western Slope Now

MAY, 2017

CSU Special Olympics College Hosts First Unfied Flag Football Tournament
Rocky Mountain Collegian
DPS Elementary Students Take Part in Special Olympics Track and Field 
Denver7
Special Olympics Colorado Track Meet Made Possible by Thousands of Volunteers
Denver7
Christine Noel Shows us Special Olympics Colorado
9News
45th Annual Grand Junction Track and Field Meet
Western Slope Now
Jamaal Charles, Broncos Teammates Host Special Olympics Football Clinic
The Denver Post
Jamaal Charles Participates in Play60 Kids Event
9News
Special Olympics Colorado Craig Spring Games Help Athletes Win in Multiple Ways
Craig Daily Press

APRIL, 2017

SOCO Athlete Amanda Bammann and Aurora Police Department’s Cassidee Carlson Carry the Torch to Austria 
Aurora News Weekly
Taking the Polar Plunge
Colorado Springs Gazette
Joy MacLeod Representing Special Olympics Colorado at World Games in Austria
Denver7
A Special Person Becomes a Hometown Hero After Bringing Home the Gold
CBS Denver
Special Olympics World Games Reward Steamboat Springs Residents in Different Ways
Steamboat Today
Tournament brings March Madness to Front Range Unified Basketball Teams
Denver7
Special Athletes Shine on the Ice
Highlands Ranch Herald
Smoky Hill High School Unified Team’s Latest Championship Win Sums Up Spirit of Teamwork
Cherry Creek School District
Thousands of Volunteers Keep Special Olympics Going
Denver7

MARCH, 2017

SOCO Benefits from University of Denver Analytics Challenge
Daniels College of Business
Cherry Creek Aquatics Dives Right In
Denver7
Denver Nuggets Basketball Clinic
9News
Colorado Avalanche Floor Hockey Clinic
Altitude TV
Special Olympics Gives Steamboat Athlete Opportunity of a Lifetime
Steamboat Today
SOCO Celebrates 29 Seasons at Copper Mountain
Summit Daily
Bowling Team Raises Money for SOCO
The Tribune
Special Olympics Colorado Winter Games at Copper Mountain
Denver7

FEBRUARY, 2017

Legend High School Unified Team Challenges Parker Police Department
9News
Sterling Police Department Wins State Award
Sterling Journal-Advocate
Polar Plunge Helps Thousands of Athletes
Denver7
Greeley Bowlers Ready for SOCO Fundraiser
The Greeley Tribune
Team Rallies Around Special Needs Player
9News
Bead Team Makes Bracelets for Special Olympics World Games
Denver7
Miss Amazing Pageant
Denver7

JANUARY, 2017

Warm Up To The Polar Plunge
9News Colorado & Company
Teaching Kids To Be Kids Through Sports
9News
Parker Police Department Wins Tip-A-Cop Top Fundraiser
Parker Chronicle