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Virginia hosts Xperience Clinic Thursday with Virginia Special Olympics

The Virginia women’s tennis team will hold “The Xperience Clinic” in partnership with the Virginia Special Olympics on Thursday.


Waynesboro Police Department hosting Special Olympics activities

The Waynesboro Police Department is participating in several upcoming activities for in support of Special Olympics of Virginia.

Richmond Raiders host Harrisburg Stampede Saturday night

The Richmond Raiders will face a 2013 league champion for the second straight week when they host the Harrisburg Stampede Saturday night. Both teams sport 1-2 records, making this first of three regular season meetings an important battle in the National Conference standings.

Help the Bridgewater College golf teams help the Special Olympics

Last month, the Bridgewater College men’s and women’s golf teams partnered with Special Olympics for a golf outing at Lakeview Golf Course. That partnership was selected by the NCAA to be one of the featured stories in November’s Special Olympics Spotlight at NCAA.org.

BC teaming up with Special Olympics

Bridgewater College – in conjunction with the Old Dominion Athletic Conference – will participate in the Harrisonburg and Rockingham County area Special Olympics this year with an initiative designed to make selected participants an “Eagle for a Day.” Bridgewater’s Student-Athlete Advisory Committee will have each of the college’s sports teams adopt a Special Olympian for […]

Scholarship to aid Special Olympics students

Debbie Winters, director of Ride With Pride, accepts a check from Old Dominion Cruiser’s Club President Andy Chase. The check for $1,200 will go for scholarships for Special Olympics students. Ride With Pride ‘s therapeutic horseback program has been serving students of all ages for 21 years.