Mackenzie Beauvais-Nikl

Special Olympics Colorado

Mackenzie Beauvais-Nikl has been a Special Olympics Colorado Athlete for the past twelve years and competes in soccer, basketball, snowboarding, track, tennis, softball, and volleyball. She also was a member of the Colorado Rapids Unified Team for three years and was chosen to represent Colorado on the Special Olympics USA All-Star Basketball Team in Louisiana in 2014. Not only is Mackenzie an incredible athlete, she is a Special Olympics Colorado Board Member, a member of our Athlete Leadership Program, and a Fitness Captain.

In 2019, Mackenzie and Unified Partner Enzo Ewari were selected to represent Colorado at the Special Olympics World Games Global Youth Leadership Summit in Abu Dhabi. They learned about how we can transform our schools, communities, and countries into places of inclusion for people with intellectual disabilities.