Work is for Everyone: Athletic Department Assistant

It’s fun being around sports clubs and doing athletic stuff. My name is Malcolm Conley. My role is a Fitness Assistant at the University of Richmond Weinstein Center. The Weinstein Center is a gym that’s on the University of Richmond campus. Professors, students, and faculty members come work out. -[Coworker] All right, so, Malcolm, what’ve…

Indoor Recreation

[ Music ]>>Welcome to another exciting accessible adventure of the Gene and David show. We’ve got a great show today on indoor recreation, and you know Dave our lucky audience will get to see an interview that we did with Lebron James here in Austin. So, you don’t want to miss this show.>>I can’t believe…

NZ Special Olympics Summer Games – Part 2

How often do you clean your teeth? Every day and night. That’s a good girl and do you have any pain in your mouth at all? No. I’d like to have a look in your mouth, is that OK? OK. Drew’s dental checks are part of the Healthy Athletes Programme, a scheme that ensures all…

Special Olympics World Summer Games Athens

Baron Pierre de Coubertin is regarded as a Father of the modern day Olympics. He believed the most important thing in life is not the triumph but the struggle. Special Olympics supports people with disabilities; many think they represent the spirit of Olympics perfectly. Attitude attended the Special Olympics World Games held this year in…

The Special Olympics Kennedy-Shriver Legacy

Throughout history we can point to men and women who change the way we think and the way we live. In 1962 Eunice Kennedy Shriver launched Special Olympics from her own backyard, inviting kids with intellectual disabilities to test their sporting talents. Today her son Tim drives the organization. But he hasn’t simply taken over…

Autistic Man Goes to Special Olympics Games

See those two men standing on the wharf there… straight behind them is a white marker. Head straight for that and aim straight for those brick toilets. There’s approximately 10 minutes The starting signal will be given from the wharf. Jane: Go to the end of the wharf with all the other swimmers. And in…