Special Olympics


Special Olympic Athletes will Take the Stage at Toronto's 'motionball Idol'

Special Olympic Athletes will Take the Stage at Toronto's 'motionball Idol'

This Saturday, one beloved Canadian charity is giving Special Olympics athletes and special needs performers their moment in the spotlight. Enter the first-ever motionball Idol.  Six talented Special Olympics athletes will find their voices as they compete for a chance...
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Don’t Say We Didn’t Warn You When motionball Tickets Sell Out

It’s almost time to emerge from hibernation. On Friday, February 6th, the beloved motionball Gala is back in a big way. Benefitting the Special Olympics Canada Foundation, the event is one not to miss. Though we can guarantee a good time, we can’t promise the tickets won’t sell out in the near future
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motionball Kicks Off Anti Bullying Campaign on Oct. 1st with First Annual YELLOWCARD Day

We're going to bet that someone you know (or even yourself) has used the “r-word” within the past week. On Wednesday, motionball kicks off its first annual YELLOWCARD Day in an effort to encourage thousands of Canadians to stop using the word “retard,” one that’s extremely hurtful to those living with intellectual disabilities
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On Our Radar: motionball Marathon of Sport Comes to Vancouver

One of Canada’s top athletically-focused fundraising events is set to gear up in Vancouver on June 7th at EA Sports Field and we have the scoop on why you need to know about this initiative that helps raise funds and awareness for the 34,500 Special Olympics athletes and 16,000 volunteers across Canada
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Here's What Went Down at motionball Toronto's Marathon of Sport

Beating sun, blasting music, a day of sport, a good cause and an impromptu cartwheel competition – it was all part of Saturday’s motionball Marathon of Sport to benefit the Special Olympics Canada. Now don’t you wish you signed up a team?
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Here's Why You Need to Attend motionball Calgary's Marathon of Sport 2014

The second motionball event of the year is happening in just a few weeks, and this time participants will be trading in their suits and stilettos for hockey sticks and beach volleyballs. 250 young professionals will take over Webber Academy on June 7th for the 6th annual Marathon of Sport, which involves 26 teams competing in nine different games
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Event Recap: motionball Calgary Gala 2014

Guests arrived at Flames Central dressed to impress in their most colourful attire in support of this year’s theme, Brighter. The event kicked off with an intimate VIP sponsor session during which Calgary YPs were treated to fabulous eats, glasses of bubbly and speeches from several Special Olympians
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5 Awesome Reasons to Attend the motionball Calgary Gala

Calgary young professionals, what are your plans for tonight? Whatever you have on your agenda, make sure you’re in attendance for the motionball Gala at Flames Central. If you haven’t already purchased your ticket, here are five awesome reasons why you need to attend
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motionball 2014: Young Professionals, Carmen Electra and the End of the “R Word”

On February 7th, motionball is back with a point to prove. Despite some minor frustrations at last year’s event (thanks, in part, to a good old Canadian snowstorm), motionball remains Toronto’s number one charity gala for young professionals (YPs). Here's why you should get your ticket ASAP
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