Through the power of sports, people with intellectual disabilities discover new strengths and abilities, skills and success.
Our athletes find joy, confidence and fulfillment—on the playing field and in life. They also inspire people in their communities and elsewhere to open their hearts to a wider world of human talents and potential.
Year-round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports. A platform for people with ID to develop courage, self-confidence, friendship and joy.
We partner with health care practitioners and organizations to provide free access to health screening for peoples with ID.
Unified Sports joins people with and without intellectual disabilities on the same team. It was inspired by a simple principle: training together and playing together is a quick path to friendship and understanding.
In the news
Inclusive Play Day 2.0
Inclusive Play Day aims to create opportunities for young children with Intellectual Disabilities (special needs) and their typical peers (without intellectual disabilities) to play together and have fun.
23 Nov 2021
FIT5 Virtual Home Fitness
Special Olympics Malaysia in collaboration with the HEAL Research Unit of Universiti Malaysia Sabah, has organized a series of FIT5 home fitness exercises that run from August 2021 until December 2021.
11 Sep 2021
EKS' 100th birthday
On Eunice Kennedy Shriver’s 100th birthday, Special Olympics celebrates her pioneering spirit and legacy of inclusion for people with intellectual disabilities around the world.
10 July 2021
A tribute to special MOMs
This video is a compilation of a collection of selected photos of our athletes and their mothers produced by SO Malaysia in conjunction of Mother's Day 2021.
9 May 2021
Unified Floorball introduced
SO Sarawak has been promoting social inclusion through shared sports training and competition experiences since 2015, has recently introduced a new Unified sport Floorball at Miri.
22 Jan 2021