Special Olympics Australia - 2012 Trans Tasman Tournament - Cairns, QLD
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Trans Tasman Tournament

The Trans Tasman Tournament was held in Cairns, Queensland from 8-12 October 2012. At the tournament over 300 athletes with an intellectual disability from Australia and New Zealand competed in athletics, basketball, 7-a-side football (soccer) and tenpin bowling. Have a look around this site for all the news from a very successful event.

Click here to take a look at all the great photos.

Click here for results.

Click here to relive the Games through the daily bulletin issued by Special Olympics Australia.

A thank you video to the community of Cairns and Far North Queensland

Special Olympics athletes celebrate at the Trans Tasman Tournament Closing Ceremony.

Check out the fun of the Opening Ceremony as one Western Australian athlete does it Gangnam style! Thanks to Trans Tasman Tournament ambassador Alex Loughton from the Cairns Taipans for the footage.

View highlights from the Torch Run and Opening Ceremony thanks to Strategic PR, Cairns