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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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September COVID-19 Update

As of September 12, 2022 PHASED APPROACH TO RETURN TO ACTIVITIES On April 16, 2022, Special Olympics Oregon (SOOR) announced that we expanded to Phase …

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My First USA Games!

Hi, my name is Lucy Fengxian Balthazaar I’m an athlete from Multnomah County. I got the opportunity to compete at the 2022 Special Olympics USA …

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Congratulations Team Oregon!

2022 Special Olympics USA Games AWARDS 2 Gold, 7 Silver, 4 Bronze, two 4th, six 5th, four 6th, two 7th, two 8th GOLD: Aquatics – Caitlyn Calaway …

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Craig Miguel

Craig Miguel is a father of 5 children and began his Special Olympics journey 14 years ago assisting with Athletics (track and field). He then …

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Harley Lyberis

Harley Lyberis is from Lincoln County. He got his start in Special Olympics as a student at Newport High School, a Unified Champion School. Harley …

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Keifer Jackson

Keifer is the newest member of the Unified Basketball Team joining Team Oregon from Bend. Keifer loves playing sports. He especially likes shooting baskets with …

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Dr. Jeff Kawaguchi

Jeff Kawaguchi is a physical therapist and an athletic trainer. He is currently the program director for the athletic training education program at Pacific University …

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Ron Crawford

Ron Crawford joins Team Oregon as one of the 3 unified basketball coaches from the UCS, Bend Senior High School. He is a Science Teacher …

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Avery Schuler

Avery Schuler, a Newberg High school 11th grader from Yamhill County, began her Special Olympics journey as an athlete from Washington County at age 6, …

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