Let's Go to the Special Olympics World Games

  1. All events are free (except the opening ceremonies).
    Michelle Obama is here!
  2. 6500 athletes from 185 countries are in LA to compete in track, swimming, gymnastics etc from 7/25-8:/2
  3. Many events will be held at the Coliseum--same spot as the '84 Olympics
  4. The goal of the games is community and sportsmanship.
  5. The event is bringing $400 million in tourist revenue.
  6. No steroid controversies or corruption scandals.
  7. They deserve a big crowd.
  8. It would prove to the world that LA supports people with intellectual disabilities and civic pride.
  9. It will be fun!
    Go to la2015.org for more info.