Everyone’s a winner
As host venue for the 2014 Games, UBC has much to gain from its partnership with Special Olympics Canada, and vice-versa, says Louise Cowin.
Jul 7, 2014
UBC prepares to host Special Olympics Canada 2014 Summer Games
From July 8– 12, UBC’s Vancouver campus will welcome 1,300 athletes with intellectual disabilities for the Special Olympics Canada 2014 Summer Games
Jul 3, 2014
A passport to a green future
UBC aims to make the Special Olympics Canada 2014 Summer Games the greenest sporting event ever, with a little help from the athletes.
Jun 25, 2014 - by Jeffrey Preiss
Putting the focus on ability
A UBC expert says attitudes toward people with intellectual disabilities are improving but underlying discrimination exists.
Jun 23, 2014
Play it forward
UBC students train athletes for the Special Olympics Canada 2014 Summer Games but say the benefits go both ways
Jun 17, 2014
Special Olympics BC charity free throw contest
On Feb. 15, 2014, athletes from Special Olympics BC took part in a charity free throw contest.
Mar 3, 2014
The Special Olympics Canada 2014 Summer Games, taking place at UBC this July, will give athletes and volunteers the chance to change perceptions.
Dec 11, 2013 - by Heather Amos
UBC gears up for 2014 Special Olympics
The Special Olympics Canada Summer Games will take place at UBC Vancouver in 2014. Here are a few facts about the competition.
Jul 8, 2013
Eyes on the prize
Kinesiology grad Raymond Wong helped athletes prepare for the Special Olympics Canada Summer Games, which take place at UBC’s Vancouver campus in July 2014.
Jul 8, 2013 - by Corey Allen
UBC named hosting games partner for the 2014 Special Olympics Canada Summer Games
The University of British Columbia (UBC) welcomes the announcement today that the 2014 Special Olympics Canada Summer Games will be held in Vancouver and that the University will be the host venue for the competition being held from July 8 to 12, 2014. The Games will feature athletes with an intellectual disability from across the country going for gold in 11 sports.
Aug 3, 2011