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First Lady of Minnesota, business executives, nonprofit leaders and star athletes appointed to help oversee milestone sporting event in Minnesota
Jersey Mike’s Subs and UnitedHealthcare named co-presenting partners at Mall of America unveiling celebration
The 2026 Special Olympics USA Games will take place in Minnesota, bringing together athletes, coaches and fans who will showcase inclusion, competition and how to unify the world through sport.
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Special Olympics athlete Jenna Perkins and Unified partner Danny Striggow share their story.
2026 USA Games CEO Christy Sovereign sits down with accessiBe’s Josh Basile to talk inclusion, championing belonging, and what’s in store for 2026.
The Special Olympics USA Games are coming to Minnesota in 2026. On Wednesday, the logo for the games was officially unveiled
Athletes, organizers and mascots gathered at Mall of America Wednesday to reveal the “Circle of Inclusion” logo.
Savage resident Adam Hjerpe joins the Board of Directors for the 2026 Special Olympics USA Games.
Meet David Booth, an extraordinary Special Olympics Minnesota athlete who is always ready for whatever life throws at him.
Perk’s Playbook is presented by Eric Perkins, producer, TV host, sports enthusiast, and advocate for inclusion.
Lisa Kaya and Kurt Noble of the Amazing Individuals podcast sit down to discuss the 2026 Special Olympics USA Games with Chief of Staff to the CEO, Tracy Tish, and Athlete Advisory Council member, David Booth.
The event is expected to draw around 4,000 athletes and tens of thousands of fans, volunteers and coaches from across the country.
Fran Racioppi travels to Minneapolis to sit down with the leaders of the 2022 and the 2026 Special Olympics USA Games, Joe Dzaluk, Christine Sovereign and David Dorn.
Athletes from all 50 States, Canada and the Caribbean will participate in 20 sports during the games, bringing more than 115,000 people to the state.
Thousands of athletes, families and fans will attend the games in June 2026 when the Special Olympics USA Games goes to Minnesota.
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