June 1 - June 3

Approximately 325 Special Olympics athletes along with 80 coaches descended in the Reno area to compete in the 2018 Special Olympics Nevada Summer Games.  Summer Games is the culminating competition for our spring sports season and is one of the premiere sporting events offered by Special Olympics Nevada.  

After weeks of training and participating at a qualifying competition, the athletes competed in bocce, swimming, or track & field.

view pictures of the games

Catch Our Spirit

The Athletes

Learn about the athletes who competed at Summer Games

The Pagentry

Follow the excitement of the Opening of the Games

Athlete Entertainment

Between events, there were some activities for the athletes to enjoy.


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