The SOCO iBuddyClub Pass, a mobile coupon book, unites Colorado businesses with YOU for the benefit of Special Olympics Colorado athletes. Local merchants use the mobile platform to provide valuable deals and discounts for you, and iBuddyClub members save money by redeeming coupons on your smart phone through more than 250 Denver area businesses. Support your team by texting SOCO to 313131 and purchasing iBuddyClub today for the special introductory rate of $29.99 or by clicking here. For a complete list of Participating Merchants and a list of your favorite SOCO teams to pledge your support to, click here.
On January 22, Special Olympics Colorado athletes Cody Field and Charles Gutierrez competed in Special Olympics Unified Snowboarding at X Games Aspen 2015. The event was a dual slalom race featuring ten Special Olympics athletes from around the United States partnered with ten professional athletes. For complete results, click here. To view highlights of the race, click here and to view photos from the athletes’ week in Aspen, click here.
Special Olympics Colorado Winter Games will feature six sports and hundreds of athletes from around the state. Copper Mountain will host Alpine Skiing, Snowboarding, Snowshoeing and Cross Country Skiing state events on February 22. The 2015 Winter Games mark the 27th year Copper Mountain has been Special Olympics Colorado’s host site. Copper Mountain has provided an amazing venue for SOCO, complete with spirited competition, victory celebration, the Dance, family activities and fireworks. The State Skating Championship, which includes Figure Skating and Speed Skating, will be held on March 7 at the South Suburban Ice Arena in Centennial.