Kanza Bodden at the Special Olympics Wor

International Events.

International & Regional Events

Our athletes have the opportunity to travel around the world making friends and sharing in cultural exchange through a number of international events. World Games are held every four years and feature a number of Olympic-type sports. SOCI participated in its first World Games in 1991. Below are the major international events SOCI has participated since its inception in 1988. 

2019 |  World Games, Abu Dhabi UAE

2015 | World Games, Los Angeles, USA

2012 | Special Olympics World Aquatics Competition, Puerto Rico, USA

2011 | World Game, Athens, Greece

2010 | Latin American Games, Puerto Rico, USA

2007 | World Games, Shanghai, China

2004 | Special Olympics Caribbean Regional Games, Kingston, Jamaica

2003 | World Games, Dublin, Ireland

1999 | World Games, North Carolina, USA

1995 | World Games Connecticut, USA

1991 World Games, Minnesota, USA