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Special Olympics held the world's largest sport and humanitarian event in the world capital for media and entertainment in 2015. Los Angeles hosted over 7,000 athletes from 170 countries, who were supported by more than 30,000 volunteers, 3,000 coaches and over 500,000 spectators!
The New Zealand delegation consisted of 36 athletes with intellectual disabilities, two ‘Unified Partners’ (athletes without an intellectual disability), and 17 Coaches, managers and support staff.
The athletes competed in aquatics, athletics, basketball, bocce, equestrian, golf, powerlifting, and tenpin bowling and came home with an impressive 32 medals, many personal bests and represented New Zealand on the world stage, we are so proud of them.