Team Australia

In December 2013, over 400 Special Olympics Australia athletes represented our country at the most spectacular Games ever held for people with an intellectual disability in the Southern Hemisphere – the Special Olympics Asia Pacific Games.

Congratulations Team Australia!

From 1-7 December 2013 400 Aussie Champions represented their country with pride at the inaugural Special Olympics Asia Pacific Games in Newcastle, NSW, Australia.

The Australian team competed with courage and determination as they represented our proud sporting nation at the largest games ever held for athletes with an intellectual disability in the southern hemisphere.

The Special Olympics Asia Pacific Games welcomed over 2,500 athletes, 5,000 volunteers and over 200,000 spectators from 32 countries to Newcastle in a spectacular celebration of sport, friendship and ability.

You can relive the highlights of the games by viewing our Daily Champion newsletter, viewing games photos & videos or checking out the printed media archive.

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World Summer Games 2011

Athens, Greece

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World Winter Games 2013

PyeongChang, Republic of Korea

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