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USA Games Training Camp

During the weekend of March 11th-13th, the 40 Team Oregon delegates going to Orlando in June, representing 13 Local Program areas from all over Oregon, …

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Jill Sellers

Introducing Jill Sellers Jill has been a long-time volunteer with Special Olympics Oregon as a track & field coach, club advisor, and mentor with the …

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Annabeth & Lillibelle Bassingthwaite

Introducing Annabeth Bassingthwaite from Newport High School, one of our amazing USA Games Athletes! Annabeth Bassingthwaite is a Special Olympics Oregon athlete from Lincoln County. …

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Samantha and Vickie Lee

Introducing Samantha and Vickie Lee from Washington County!   Samantha Lee is a veteran athlete of over 30 years with Special Olympics Oregon. Samantha has …

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USA Games Update

As you know we are now less than 2 months away before the 2022 Special Olympics USA Games in Orlando Florida and Team Oregon athletes, …

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Volunteer Spotlight: Dena Lund

For National Volunteer Month, we would like to highlight one of our amazing coaches, Dena Lund! Here is Dena’s story:  Twenty-two years ago I began …

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Volunteer Spotlight: Kyle Martz

This summer, SOOR Volunteer Kyle Martz will be thru-hiking the entirety of the 2650 mile Pacific Crest Trail. Kyle plans to hike from the US-Mexico …

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SOOR Active 2nd Anniversary 

Thank you to everyone who has contributed to the growth and success of the SOOR Active community which celebrated its 2nd anniversary on April 2nd.  We created …

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April COVID-19 Update

As of April 1, 2022 PHASED APPROACH TO RETURN TO ACTIVITIES Special Olympics Oregon (SOOR) is excited to announce that it will be expanding in-person …

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