Young Athletes

Don’t MISS the Young Athletes Demonstration!! 

On Tuesday, March 21st the Young Athletes Demonstration will take place from 08:30 am to 09:00 am at the Convention Center Graz (part of Messe Graz) in the Floorball Venue.

Ten children with intellectual disabilities from a local kindergarten will participate in floorball activities to showcase the skills learned in Young Athletes and how they translate to future sports participation. The event will highlight the Special Olympics movement’s youngest participants and showcase their talents and abilities on a global stage. 

Special Olympics Young Athletes is a sport and play program for children with and without intellectual disabilities (ID), ages 2 to 7 years old that introduces basic sport skills and supports motor, social and cognitive development.

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