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Children hone their sports skills at Special Olympics across Japan

[Special Olympics Hellas]

“Coexistence, infiltration, that is the only way to achieve integration,” said 900 young people with intellectual disabilities in Loutraki, Corinth, for the Panhellenic Special Olympics Games, October 3-7. Ambassador Dionysios Coderas, former Special Olympics representative of Hellas, told Casimerini on the way to This game is part of a program funded by the Stavros Niarchos Foundation to promote the participation of school children with disabilities in sports. Participants compete in swimming, bocce, football, table tennis, basketball, cycling and track. The event also includes an “Integration Festival” that encourages games between students with disabilities and other students.



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