Breakfast with Champions

Presented by U.S. Bank

Enjoy an inspirational morning sports show that brings together community leaders, corporate partners, Special Olympics athletes, families, volunteers, and supporters to honor the accomplishments of Oregon athletes and to showcase the benefits provided by Special Olympics.

Final Breakfast with Champions, Partnership (1)

SOOR Champion

Dony Knight, Douglas County Athlete

Our story will showcase the athletic career of Dony Knight. Dony joined the Special Olympics Oregon movement in 1991 as a participant in swimming, track, soccer, softball, and basketball. As he grew as an athlete, Dony also grew as a leader; he served as Sutherland High School's VP for the Unified Partners Club, received countless awards and honors as a spokesman for SOOR and as a Special Olympics Global Ambassador, and continues to participate in every athletic season and social event possible. Join us to celebrate our Oregon champion, Dony Knight.

2020 Breakfast With Champions

Past speakers have included PGA Tour Golfer, Peter Jacobsen, Hall of Fame quarterback, Dan Fouts, Carolina Panthers running back, Jonathan Stewart, Voice of the Trail Blazers, Bill Schonely, US Women’s Soccer National Team and Portland Thorns FC forward, Tobin Heath, Detroit Lions defensive end, Ndamukong Suh, and Atlanta Falcons running back, Steven Jackson.


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