Your Health Matters at the Olympics
The Special Olympics are the country’s largest sports event for athletes with intellectual disabilities. The event is held every four years.
The 9th National Summer Games will be held in the city of Bath from the 28th August to the 1st of September 2013.
Over three days of competition 1,700 athletes from England, Scotland and Wales compete in these 12 sports.
We are supporting our project members who are taking part.
Sam and Richard have been training really hard for the Special Olympics.
They both have been looking forward to competing for months.
They said they will do their best to win the Yorkshire and Humberside team some medals!
Keep up to date with all the latest results on the official Special Olympics website.