Special Olympics was launched in Malta in the year 2000 and obtained full accreditation from the international body of Special Olympics in 2006.

Currently we offer our services, free of charge, to over 450 Athletes who receive professional year-round training in thirteen different sport disciplines:

Apart from offering year-round training, we also offer our Athletes the opportunity to participate in international sports events organised by Special Olympics International and/or other Special Olympics Programs around the world.

To date, our brave Athletes have participated in more than 20 international events such as the Special Olympics European and World Games amongst others.

Since the year 2000 our Athletes have brought home over 300 medals making Special Olympics Malta one of the most successful sports organisations Malta has ever produced.