Special Olympics National Games 2014
Special Olympics National Games 2014

Special Olympics Australia National Games
20-25 October 2014
Melbourne, Victoria

This week, Special Olympics Australia, the leading provider of regular sports participation and competition for people with an intellectual disability is hosting host the tenth Special Olympics Australia National Games in Melbourne, Victoria.

The event features over 1,000 athletes of all abilities competing in 16 Olympic-type sports in Australia's sporting capital and in the same world-class venues as their sporting heroes.

It is the biggest National Games every hosted by Special Olympics Australia.

For many athletes the Games represent the culmination of years of rigorous training and dedication to their chosen sport. The National Games also serve as a platform for athletes to compete at the Special Olympics World Summer Games 2015 to be held in Los Angeles, USA.

If you would like to keep up with the Games action, please see our newsletter below, view photos or check out the latest media.

Games News

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Games Highlights

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Previous National Games

1986 Launceston, Tasmania
1988 Sydney, NSW
1990 Melbourne, VIC
1992 Brisbane, Queensland
1994 Perth, WA
1998 Hobart, Tasmania
2002 Sydney, NSW
2006 Gold Coast, Queensland
2010 Adelaide, SA