NSLETR Polar Plunge 2020

NSLETR Polar Plunge 2020 #PolarPlungeMyWay Originally scheduled to take place in March 2020, Polar Plunge moved to a virtual finale on December 1st, 2020, in celebration of #GivingTuesday. The Cobequid Hornets team won Top Fundraising Team and swimmer Caleb Lake …

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Team NS Clearly Focused

2020 National Winter Games, Thunder Bay, ON February 25th – 29th, 2020 Team Nova Scotia, a proud group of 64 athletes, coaches, and mission staff from across the province, represented Nova Scotia at the 2020 Special Olympics Canada Winter Games …

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Happy Holidays

2020 has been a challenging year for all of us. Nova Scotia, and indeed the world, was turned upside down in March with the onset of the pandemic. At Special Olympics Nova Scotia, we were able to remain engaged with …

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2020 Marathon of Sport

Marathon of Sport hosted by Tessa Virtue Five-time Olympic medalist Tessa Virtue teamed up with motionball on September 26th for the 2020 Marathon of Sport. Tessa and other Canadian sport celebrities came together for an hour-long, action-packed, andinteractive national broadcast …

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Donor Presentations

    Knights of Columbus – Dedication of Volunteers from across Nova Scotia State Special Olympics Chairman Ed McHugh and State Warden Sean Kelly from the Knights of Columbus presented Special Olympics Nova Scotia with a cheque for $7,500. Dedicated …

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Special Olympics Nova Scotia 50/50 Fundraiser!

Special Olympics Nova Scotia monthly 50/50 fundraiser. It’s time to show our SONS community that we’ve got their back! Special Olympics athletes across NS need your assistance more than ever and we are asking for your help! Thank you for …

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2020 – What a Year, So Far!

Stay Connected, Stay Active, Stay Positive Our latest newsletter has just been released! CLICK HERE to read all about 2020 – What a Year, So Far! We have had tremendous success and can’t wait until our programming is back in full …

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Special Olympics

Update on Provincial Summer Games

Dear SONS Athletes, Families, Volunteers and Supporters, We want to share with you our decision regarding the upcoming Provincial Summer Games scheduled for July 10-12 in Wolfville and at Acadia University. This decision will likely not come as a surprise …

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Our Deepest Sympathies

Nova Scotia Law Enforcement Torch Run – NS LETR is part of the Special Olympics Family across Canada, around the world and an integral part of Special Olympics NS. We extend our deepest sympathies to our friends, our protectors our …

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COVID 19 – Athlete Resources

Special Olympics has created digital materials to support prevention of COVID-19 and promote health among our athletes while events are being postponed and social distancing is in effect. These resources are listed below and also included in this shared Dropbox. …

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