Special Olympics in Raleigh

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Special Olympics is a sports organization for athletes with intellectual disabilities. There are Special Olympics events all over the world, so you have probably seen or read about them in your country. The next Special Olympics World Games will be in Los Angeles in 2015. Right now, athletes are competing to find out who will go to Los Angeles to represent their countries. You can watch some of these competitions here in Raleigh. You can also participate in events to raise money for the Special Olympics.

For more information on the Los Angeles Special Olympic World Games, check out this website. For more information on local Special Olympics events, go to the Special Olympics North Carolina website. Make sure you look at the calendar of events to find out when and where you can participate.