Special Olympics Ballarat is one of the many Special Olympics programs around Australia transforming the lives of people with an intellectual disability through regular sport, competition and personal development. Our focus is on helping all people with an intellectual disability reach their personal best, regardless of their skills.


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Our Founding Story

As the founder of Special Olympics Ballarat region, Maureen Eddy has delivered a lot to her local area.

After founding the region in 2003, she has instigated and developed three sports, as well as coordinating competitions and training. Today Special Olympics Ballarat provides regular sports opportunities to approximately 60 athletes with an intellectual disability.

Learn more about Maureen and Special Olympics Ballarat.

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