Special Olympics

Canada’s Danielle Dorris checks her time after winning a gold medal in the women’s 50m butterfly at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo, Japan on Friday, Sept.3, 2021. THE CANADIAN PRESS/HO-Canadian Paralympic Committee-Scott Grant

Canadian teen Danielle Dorris wins Paralympic gold and sets world record

Danielle Dorris captured a gold medal in the 50-metre butterfly at the Tokyo Paralympics


Betty Coleman is passing the torch virtually this year as the annual Law Enforcement Torch Run raises funds for Special Olympians. (Eric J. Welsh/ The Progress)

B.C.’s Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics goes virtual

The annual event partnering RCMP with Special Olympians is dramatically altered by COVID-19


Sebastian Gylander poses with his silver medal that he won in Thunder Bay at the Special Olympics National Championships. Gylander won four medals in total over the course of the weekend and his hopeful that his performance has earned him a spot at the upcoming World Championships a few months from now. (Photo submitted)

Golden Special Olympian returns home a national champion

Sebastian Gylander earned four medals this past weekend in Thunder Bay


Golden special olympian heading to national championship

Golden special olympian heading to national championship

Sebastian Gylander has been skiing since he was four and hopes to one day qualify for worlds.

Golden special olympian heading to national championship