athlete oath

The 2011 Special Olympics World Summer Games are in Athens, Greece, right now (June 25-July 4). I wrote before about Special Olympics and how “Special Olympians Can Inspire Us All.” I love the Special Olympics athlete oath: Let me win. But if I cannot win, let me be brave in the attempt. “Let Me Be Brave” Word-Art Freebie I think that so clearly reflects the true intent of the Olympic creed: The most important thing in the Olympic Games is not to win but to take part, just as

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Next week, people around the world will be following the U. S. Figure Skating Championships (January 23-30) and the European Figure Skating Championships (January 24-30). The competitors at both events are to be commended and admired for their achievements through talent and hard work. Yet another group of athletes competing before then can be an inspiration to us all. We All Have Much to Learn from Special Olympians “To see an athlete train and compete through Special Olympics is to realize that inner strength knows no limitations, and to have the

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