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50 Stories of 50 Years – Tom Zyp

In preparing for our 50th Anniversary year, we’ve been retracing our roots, and our first story brings us back to 1974, just two years after SOOR filed its articles of …

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January COVID-19 Update

As of January 5, 2022   Dropping Back to Phase 1 for Start of Winter 2022   PHASED APPROACH TO RETURN TO ACTIVITIES On December …

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December COVID-19 Update

As of December 14, 2021 PHASED APPROACH TO RETURN TO ACTIVITIES Special Olympics Oregon (SOOR) is excited to announce that it will be expanding its …

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Athlete Highlight – Avery Schuler

Meet Avery Schuler, a Special Olympics Oregon athlete from Yamhill County. Avery has competed in soccer, swimming, athletics and has recently been named as a …

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Volunteer Highlight – Anna Hansen

Anna Hansen is a second-year student at the University of Minnesota studying special education with a minor in art. She is on the rowing team here and rowed …

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Athlete Highlight – Dony Knight

Our recent Breakfast with Champions event showcased the athletic career of Dony Knight. Dony joined the Special Olympics Oregon movement in 1991 as a participant …

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Congratulations Team Oregon

We are excited to announce the TEAM OREGON roster for the 2022 Special Olympics USA Games. Team Oregon will be comprised of 39 total delegates …

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