SPECIAL OLYMPICS INTERNATIONAL – was founded by Eunice Kennedy Shriver, sister of US president, John Kennedy. The Special Olympics movement contains more than 1 million people from162 countries, and our athletes have trainings upon 26 summer and winter kinds of sports.
SPECIAL OLYMPICS TURKMENISTAN was officially registered in the Ministry of Justice of Turkmenistan in 1992. In 2004 SOT was reregistered and received the Certificate № 0025 from May 2004, and on June 15, 2004 was received the Certificate of Governmental Registration Service. Special Olympics Turkmenistan each year officially receives the accreditation from SOI.