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The Special Olympics was started by Eunice Kennedy Shriver for athletes with disabilities to compete one with one another. As with the Olympics and the Paralympics, competitors win gold, silver, and bronze medals.

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Q: What do you win in the Special Olympics?
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What is the oath of the special Olympics?

Let me win, but if I cannot win, let me be brave in the attempt.

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It is the Athletes oath from the Special Olympics

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