Special Olympics return to Terre Haute next week

A 50-year-long tradition is set to continue next week.

Posted: Jun 1, 2018 10:37 PM

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTHI) - A 50-year-long tradition is set to continue next week.

Mark your calendars for June 8th through June 10th.

Special Olympics Indiana will return to Terre Haute for the annual summer games.

A record 2,745 athletes will gather on the campuses of Indiana State University and Rose-Hulman to compete in eight state-level sports.

1,100 coaches and 1,500 volunteers will also make the trek.

The summer games are open to the public and free to attend.

Click here for a schedule of events.

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