THE JOURNEY TO ABU DHABI
No other organized event in the world has the social and emotional impact of the Special Olympics World Games.
For the athletes and their families, the experience opens doors to unimagined possibilities. For volunteers, coaches and other supporters from all parts of the world, the Games inspire hope and belief in a brighter future of global acceptance, understanding and unity.
The countdown has begun to the 2019 Special Olympics World Games, set for March 14-21 in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. More than 7,000 athletes from 170 countries will compete in 24 summer sports, along with 2,500 coaches and 20,000 volunteers.
It costs $7,000 to send each athlete to World Games.
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