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Latest Stories from Special Olympics New Jersey

Over 1,000 plunge in Wildwood

January 15, 2020

Over 1,000 plungers took to the chilly Atlantic Ocean on January 11th for the annual Polar Bear Plunge in Wildwood, NJ.  The start to the 2020 plunge season brought in over $330,000 to support Special Olympics New Jersey athletes around the state. The top fundraising teams lead the way, including AlohAvengers who lead from the…

2020 Winter Games – Floor Hockey & Volleyball

January 10, 2020

Even though it’s the off-season down the shore, Galloway Township was full of competition on January 3rd, 4th, and 5th! More than 340 athletes took to the courts for the kickoff to 2020 Winter Games. For the past couple months, they have been practicing and competing in floor hockey and volleyball to make it to…

Jingle and Blingle For a Cause

December 11, 2019

On Sunday, December 8th, 744 jinglers went Bling-ling All The Way at the 2019 Jingle All the Way 3K.  The perfect event to get in the holiday spirit, Jingle All The Way brings individuals with and without intellectual disabilities together at the Special Olympics New Jersey Sports Complex to kick off the holiday season! The…

2019 Awards Dinner

November 26, 2019

On Friday, November 22nd, members of the Special Olympics New Jersey (SONJ) community gathered for the 2019 Awards Dinner. Each year, the annual event recognizes exemplary athletes, coaches, volunteers, supporters, and partners for their passion , commitment, and achievements within the Special Olympics movement. This year, the Awards Dinner was held at the Hilton East…