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2015
Special Olympics New Jersey Announces Heather Bell Andersen as New President and CEO

Rutgers Kyle Flood Continues Appointment as Honorary Coach of Special Olympics New Jersey

Annual Lincoln Tunnel Challenge 5k to be Held This Weekend

The 19th Annual RunAPalooza Relay Marathon, Half Marathon and 5k This Weekend Will Benefit Special Olympics New Jersey

Hamilton Wawa Day Event Brings Companywide Celebration of Wawa’s Founding and Foundation to Life 

2015 New York Giants Snow Bowl Tournament to Benefit Special Olympics New Jersey This Weekend

This Weekend’s Polar Bear Plunge in Seaside Heights Raised $1.6 Million

More than 6,000 Expected to Take the Plunge This Weekend in Seaside Heights, NJ

Special Olympics New Jersey Winter Games to Open Next Week

More Than $325,000 Raised at Polar Bear Plunge in Wildwood

Former President and CEO of Special Olympics New Hampshire, Mike Quinn, has been announced as Interim President and CEO of Special Olympics New Jersey 

2014
Shriver Cup tournament Unites Local High School Students with and without Disabilities

18th Annual Plane Pull at Newark Liberty International Airport hosted by Law Enforcement Torch Run

Special Olympics New Jersey announces John S. Iannarelli as new President and CEO

Special Olympics New Jersey celebrates fifth global Eunice Kennedy Shriver Day

Battle the Beach 5K in Wildwood to benefit Special Olympics New Jersey

Special Olympics New Jersey hosts “One More Tri” Sprint Triathlon

Special Olympics New Jersey hosts “Beach Bump 38″ Beach Volleyball Tournament in Atlantic City

Special Olympics New Jersey dedicates cauldron from the 2014 USA Games to its new home in Lawrenceville

Inaugural 3k Race at Statute of Liberty Raises $13,000 for Special Olympics New Jersey

3k Race at Statue of Liberty to Benefit Special Olympics New Jersey this Independence Day

State of New Jersey Passes Legislation to Encourage Special Olympics Unified Sports Programming in all School Districts

Team New Jersey Medal Count

USA Games Final Press Kit

USA Games Press Kit, June 20

USA Games Press Kit, June 19

Team New Jersey to take on Team Rhode Island in First Ever Gold Medal Round of Baseball in Special Olympics History

USA Games Press Kit, June 18

USA Games Press Kit, June 17

USA Games Press Kit, June 16

Team New Jersey Star Ledger Video Stories

USA Games Press Kit, June 15

USA Games Press Kit, June 14

Get the 2014 Special Olympics USA Games App here!

MEDIA ALERT: 2014 USA Games LETR Final Leg 

A Thank You to the Citizens of New Jersey

Special Olympics New Jersey will benefit from the Inaugural Statue of Liberty 3k, a run/walk that will take place at the Statue of Liberty on the 4th of July

2014 Summer Games welcomes more than 2,500 athletes from across New Jersey

MEDIA ALERT: 2014 Special Olympics New Jersey Summer Games Schedule of Events

More than 3,000 participants expected to take the Lincoln Tunnel Challenge this weekend

Team New Jersey athlete Michael Reed featured on commemorative Wheaties Box

Special Olympics New Jersey and Kean University pair up to offer training for Young Athletes

2014 Snow Bowl Results and Totals

Snow Bowl Team Honors the Memory of Michael Stetson Jr.

MEDIA ALERT: 2014 Snow Bowl scheduled for March 21-23rd, 2014

Close to 6,000 Plungers Raise Nearly $1.5 Million for Special Olympics New Jersey

2014 Winter Games Opens at Mountain Creek: 300 Athletes to Compete