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Latest Stories from Special Olympics New Jersey

Man vs. Plane: Pulling for a Cause

October 7, 2019

Over 850 strong took to the tarmac at Newark Liberty International Airport to test their strength against a 93,000 lbs. Boeing 737, raising more than $162,000 to-date for 26,000+ Special Olympics New Jersey athletes.  44 Teams pulled for a cause at the 23rd annual Plane Pull presented by United Airlines. Teams, made up of no…

Unified at Tavistock

October 2, 2019

The prestigious Tavistock Country Club in Haddonfield, NJ was the location for the 3rd Annual Garden State Unified Golf Classic and it was a great event!  The weather was perfect as 124 golfers made up 31 teams and enjoyed great food, an 18-hole Unified Golf Tournament, and a post-tournament reception which included dinner, an online auction,…

Continuing to Shine Bright: NJ Law Enforcement Torch Run

September 27, 2019

From September 19-21, the 2019 Law Enforcement Torch Run (LETR) International Conference was held in Aurora, Colorado. Law enforcement officers, personnel, and Special Olympics staff from around the world gathered to celebrate their efforts in not only raising awareness but standing out as the top grassroots fundraising organizations for Special Olympics. In New Jersey, the…

One More Tri Continues a Tradition in Asbury

September 17, 2019

Asbury Park beach was the meeting ground for more than 450 athletes, volunteers, and sponsors for the 8th annual One More Tri on September 8, 2019.  This “Unified Triathalon” featured athletes with and without disabilities.  The weather was ideal and the triathletes conquered the waves, the street, and the boardwalk as they swam, rode, and…