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Latest Stories from Special Olympics New Jersey

2022 USA Games

July 12, 2022

Every four years, Special Olympics athletes from all over the United States compete in the Special Olympics USA Games. From June 5-12, 2022, more than 5,500 athletes headed to Orlando, Florida to compete at the highest level.  Special Olympics New Jersey (SONJ) assembled 175 athletes, coaches, and Unified partners to represent Team New Jersey in…

2022 Statue of Liberty 5K Recap

July 11, 2022

The weather was perfect on July 4 this year and the views were equally amazing! Participants came over on the Liberty State Park Ferry to participate in the Statue of Liberty 5K, hosted by the Law Enforcement Torch Run and Special Olympics New Jersey. The course featured a 360 view of the Statue of Liberty,…

2022 Summer Games Comeback

July 1, 2022

On Friday, June 10, through Sunday, June 12, the 2022 Special Olympics New Jersey Summer Games took place at the College of New Jersey (TCNJ) in Ewing, NJ after a long three-year hiatus!  Over 1,500 Special Olympics New Jersey athletes, along with thousands of spectators and volunteers gathered together to kick off an incredible weekend at the…

2022 Higgins Golf Classic Recap

June 29, 2022

The 32nd Annual Higgins Golf Classic, presented by BD and Greenberg Traurig, took place on Monday, June 20, 2022. It was a beautiful day at Fiddler’s Elbow Country Club in Bedminster, NJ, with 220 golfers in attendance. The tournament was held on the prestigious River and Meadow courses. While on the course, golfers were welcomed…