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Our Special Olympics Colorado athletes, unified partners and volunteers are spotlighted by news outlets around the state of Colorado for their tremendous accomplishments and remarkable efforts in helping build communities. We would like to share some of these exciting stories with you. Please take a moment to learn more about the ways in which people get involved with Special Olympics Colorado and the difference that experience is making for all types of people.

September 28, 2017

Hall of Fame Luncheon presented by Comfort Dental

The Special Olympics Colorado Hall of Fame Luncheon presented by Comfort Dental recognizes the contributions and achievements of individuals and organizations around Colorado that have made a significant impact within the Special Olympics movement. Each year, the annual inductees are recognized at our Hall of Fame event. If you are interested in attending the Hall

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July 15, 2017

11th Annual Guardian of the Flame Hockey Tournament

Saturday & Sunday, July 15-16, 2017 7 a.m. start *THE TOURNAMENT IS LIMITED TO THE FIRST 12 TEAMS* Foothills Ice Arena 2250 Old Kipling Street Lakewood, CO Click here to view teams and donate for this special event! The Guardian of the Flame Hockey Tournament has become one of the most popular hockey tournaments among

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April 4, 2017

Pins for a Purpose: Energy Industry Bowling Tournament

This is a fun bowling tournament for energy industry professionals that will support Special Olympics Colorado and the 21,000 individuals with intellectual disabilities that they serve. Show off your bowling skills, network with Energy Industry professionals and support a great cause! Teams of up to 6 people (option to have a SOCO athlete join your

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October 14, 2015

Hall of Fame Breakfast presented by Comfort Dental

The Special Olympics Colorado Hall of Fame presented by Comfort Dental recognizes the contributions and achievements of individuals and organizations around Colorado that have made a significant impact within the Special Olympics movement. Each year, the annual inductees are recognized at our Hall of Fame event. Hall of Fame attendees are typically invited by a

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August 1, 2015

Plane Pull presented by SUBWAY Restaurants

The Special Olympics Colorado Plane Pull is a giant tug-of-war between a team of up to 25 people and a 164,000-pound airplane. This Plane Pull will take place at the Denver International Airport, one of the world’s largest airports. Teams challenge each other to pull a jumbo jet 12 feet across the tarmac in the

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November 10, 2014

Annual Plane Pull at DIA ...

DENVER (CBS4) – The second annual “Plane Pull” for Special Olympics was held Saturday at Denver International Airport. The event drew 50 teams, hundreds of volunteers, spectators, Special Olympics athletes and vendors as teams of all ages played tug-of-war with a FedEx Boeing 757. (credit: Special Olympics Colorado/Bill Luster) Each team had to bring at

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November 10, 2014

2014 Plane Pull for Spec...

Denver, Colo. (August 9, 2014) – Today’s second annual Plane Pull for Special Olympics drew 50 teams and hundreds of volunteers, spectators, Special Olympics athletes, and vendors out to DIA’s Signature Flight Support hangar and adjacent tarmac. It was a tug- of-war between teams of all ages, up to 25 at a time, and a

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