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Special Olympics South African National Team comes back from the 2017 Special Olympics Winter World Games in Austria

The Heroes of South Africa are back! The Special Olympics South African National Team. An enthusiastic team of 32 individuals consisting of athletes, coaches and support staff was warmly welcomed back from the Special Olympics by the family and supporters Winter World Games in Graz Austria.

This has indeed built the an acceptable platform for athletes with intellectual disabilities to rise and show that they can do great things as well. The results were A Grade and the support was phenomenal.

The team was welcomed and amongst them was the Honorable Deputy Minister of Sport, Mr Gert Oousthuizen, Special Olympics South Africa Chairperson Dr, Mathews Phosa as well as Special Olympics Ambassadors, Letshego Zulu, Melanie Ramjee, Mark Fish, Sibusiso Vilakazi, Lil red, Diamond Thopola, Rofhiwa Maemu, David Rees and Quinn Brown.

View Gallery below and experience the excitement at the airport:

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Special Olympics National Team is proudly supported by:

Supersport, 947 , Microsoft,  Emirates Airlines, Essilor, Gimtrac and DIY Depo

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