2016 State Summer Games

More than 2,600 Special Olympics Ohio athletes from 99 different local organizations competed in 11 different sports during the 47th Special Olympics Ohio State Summer Games June 24th-26th in Columbus. Huge thanks to the coaches, families, and friends of athletes and to the more than 3,000 volunteers who worked tirelessly to make ‪#‎SOOHSG16 a success. And to the athletes: THANK YOU for your dedication, determination, and sportsmanship. Click here to check out photos and videos of the 2016 State Summer Games.

Meet the new CEO of SOOH
Special Olympics Ohio is pleased to welcome our new Chief Executive Officer, Kraig Makohus. Read more.

Ohio Law Enforcement Torch Run - 30 Years Strong!

This is the 30th year that more than 2,000 law enforcement personnel carried the Flame of Hope through over 150 Ohio communities in the week and a half leading up to the State Summer Games. Click here to see some photos and videos of the 30th anniversary #OHLETR.


2016 CLE Plane Pull
Thanks to everyone who participated in the 7th annual CLE Plane Pull. More than $49,000 was raised to support the athletes of Special Olympics Ohio! Click here for event photos and here for results.


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