A Man and a Microphone

Daniel Smrokowski is a Special Olympics Global Messenger, athlete, and college graduate.  He biggest passion, though, is media and journalism.  He is the founder and CEO of Special Chronicles Nonprofit New Media Company where he hosts his own podcast.  

He was recently featured on the Special Olympics World Games website.  You can read and watch some of his podcast’s here.


Special Olympics Louisiana Athlete, Joel Murray, recently competed in a Special Olympics golf tournament.  Murray, along with other Special Olympics athletes, played at the Helsingor Golf Club in Denmark.  Joel shot a total of 275 for the tournament which landed him tied for 11th place!

Congrats to Joel and all of the golfers!  Joel-Murray

Be sure to leave a comment of congratulations for Joel!

Local Athlete Featured on Blog

Sean Adams, a Special Olympics Louisiana athlete from Larose, was recently featured on Maria Shriver’s blog!  Sean wrote an article about the myths of intellectual disabilities, stating, “I want the world to see everything the world says about individuals with disabilities is not always the truth.”



Sean is also a published author and has recently written a book titled, “I’m Happy to Be Me,” which you can find here.

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