SOLA Athletes Shine at World Games

WG 2015

As you may know, the 2015 Special Olympics World Games are underway until August 2nd. Special Olympics Louisiana proudly sent a delegation of 6 people (4 Athletes, 1 Unified Partner, and 1 Sports Manager) to compete as part of Special Olympics USA.

As of now, the Louisiana delegation has been awarded 4 Gold Medals, two 4th place ribbons,  and a 7th place ribbon. The competition continues through Sunday so stay tuned for the latest updates and don’t forget to #Cheer4USA!

To see the complete listing of Special Olympics USA’s results, click here.

Watch Opening Ceremonies on ESPN!

World Games

WATCH THE 2015 SPECIAL OLYMPICS WORLD GAMES ON ESPN!

Make plans to tune in to watch the Opening Ceremony of the 2015 Special Olympics World Games LIVE on July 25 at 9pm ET/6pm PT on ESPN and then keep watching
coverage every day during the World Games! Won’t be near a TV on July 25 to watch the Opening Ceremony of the 2015 Special Olympics World Games? No worries! Watch it live on your smart device or tablet on WatchESPN (must be a subscriber to view).
Be sure to cheer on the athletes from Louisiana during the Opening Ceremony parade of athletes! ESPN’s coverage from Los Angeles begins with the Opening
Ceremony on July 25th and continues daily throughout the Games. ESPN is the official broadcast partner of the 2015 Special Olympics World Games.
BROADCAST SCHEDULE:
Thurs., July 23 Robin Roberts Special 6PM PT ESPN
Sat., July 25 Robin Roberts Special 11:30AM PT ABC
30 For 30 Short: Brave In The Attempt 4:30PM PT ESPN
Robin Roberts Special 5 PM PT ESPN
LIVE: Opening Ceremony 6 PM PT ESPN
Sun. July 26 Daily LA2015 Show 4 PM PT ESPN2
Mon. July 27 Daily LA2015 Show 4 PM PT ESPN
Tues. July 28 Daily LA2015 Show 4 PM PT ESPN
Wed. July 29 Daily LA2015 Show 4 PM PT ESPN
Thu. July 30 Daily LA2015 Show 4 PM PT ESPN
Fri. July 31 Daily LA2015 Show 4 PM PT ESPN
Sat. August 1 Daily LA2015 Show 1PM PT ABC
Sat. August 1 Daily LA2015 Show 4 PM PT ESPN
Fri. August 7 Best of LA2015 Show 4 PM PT ESPN
Sat. August 8 Best of LA2015 Show 1 PM PT ABC
Check local listing for exact times. All shows will re-air on ESPN2 later the same night.
And be sure to visit ESPN’s webpage dedicated to all things World Games for news, videos, and more!
Learn more about the 2015 Special Olympics World Games at www.la2015.org.

One Year Away from Special Olympics World Games!

Special Olympics World Games will start exactly one year from today in Los Angeles, CA! Over 7,000 Special Olympics athletes from 177 countries will participate in the games.  Louisiana is proud to announce that we will be sending three (3) athletes to training camp for Team USA!

We ask that you join in on the celebration this week by joining us on social media to get the world excited for these games…Click here to see what you to do to spread the word!

You can view more info on the Games here.