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PyeongChang Special Olympics World Winter Games 2013

PyeongChang Special Olympics World Winter Games 2013

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Pyeongchang spreads message of harmony for all
Feb 06, 2013
The Special Olympics in Pyeongchang ended with a message of hope and harmony between intellectually disabled and non-disabled around the globe. The closing ceremony of th...

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Pyeongchang spreads message of miracle
Feb 04, 2013
Several "special" people who participated in the Special Olympics opening ceremony in Pyeongchang have charmed the media with their life experiences and struggle to overc...

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‘Special Hands’ extends to seven countries
Feb 05, 2013
The athletes cross the finish line during the cross country running event on January 30, the first day of the Special Olympics (photo: Jeon Han). With around 3,000 partic...

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Korea’s IT secures the safety of Special Olympics
Feb 05, 2013
Korean athlete Kang Hyeon-ju crosses the finish line first during the snowshoeing race on January 30 at Alpensia Resort (photo: Jeon Han). What if you get lost in a stran...

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World leaders adopt PyeongChang Declaration
Jan 31, 2013
Pyeongchang, Gangwon -- The PyeongChang Declaration was adopted by world leaders to support the human rights of people with intellectual disabilities. World leaders and i...

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2013 Special Olympics make history in Pyeongchang
Jan 30, 2013
The international winter sporting event for people with intellectual disabilities, the Special Olympics World Winter Games PyeongChang 2013 has unveiled its curtain at la...

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Germany takes interests in Special Olympics
Jan 30, 2013
The German government and media have taken great interest in the Special Olympics World Winter Games PyeongChang 2013 to be held in South Korea between January 29 and Feb...

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Athletes gear up for PyeongChang Special Olympics 2013
Jan 25, 2013
With less than a week left to the opening of the Special Olympics World Winter Games PyeongChang 2013, the delegation of Korean athletes attended a special gathering at t...

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Art Link Project links the disabled with society
Jan 24, 2013
The Special Olympics World Winter Games, a symbolic event for athletes with intellectual disabilities, is just five days away. But the athletes are not the only beneficia...

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Torch run begins in Seoul
Jan 24, 2013
The Olympic torch arrived in Gwanghwamun, downtown Seoul, on January 23 ahead of the PyeongChang Special Olympics World Winter Games 2013. A large crowd gathered at the v...