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DOHA (Reuters) - Afghan Special Olympics officials worry those with intellectual disabilities will suffer under Taliban rule, with conditions even worse for disabled women than for men with disabilities.
Having walked the runways of famous designer labels in the past, Natalia Vodianova will now turn her attention to promoting the sexual and reproductive rights of women and girls, as well as tackle stigmas surrounding their bodies.
Derek "Tank" Schottle has received local and national awards for being an advocate for Special Olympics and anti-bullying.
TOKYO (Reuters) - While the debate over the political, financial and health implications of holding the Tokyo Olympics in July rages around the world, triple jump gold medal hopeful Will Claye believes a crucial voice is not always being heard - that of the athlete.
(Reuters) - Rafer Johnson, who was crowned the world's greatest athlete after winning the decathlon gold medal at the 1960 Olympics and later helped tackle Robert F. Kennedy's assassin, died on Wednesday at the age of 86.
(Reuters) - Finishing a maiden Ironman is a huge moment for any triathlete but when 21-year-old Florida resident Chris Nikic crossed the line at the weekend he became the first athlete with Down's Syndrome to achieve the feat.
SIBU: Special Olympics Sarawak will implement several programmes for its athletes once the Covid-19 situation improves.
PARIS (Reuters) - German duo Kevin Krawietz and Andreas Mies retained their French Open doubles crown as they beat Croatian Mate Pavic and Brazilian Bruno Soares 6-3 7-5 on Saturday
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Oprah Winfrey, Julia Roberts, Deepak Chopra and former U.S. President George W. Bush are among some 200 cultural and spiritual leaders taking part in a 24-hour livestream this weekend aimed at unity during the coronavirus pandemic.
Fitness and sports go hand-in-hand to enable people with autism to keep fit and active.