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European Basket-ball Day Special Olympics 2022

Pierce – The American College of Greece, in collaboration with Special Olympics Hellas, celebrated for the second consecutive year, the European Basketball Day of Special Olympics, at the School’s sports facilities.

The event took place on November 28th, with the participation of the KDAP – MEA of Ilioupolis “PANAGIA EVANGELISTRIA,” the Laboratories of Special Vocational Education and Training, Agios Dimitrios, the Pierce Gymnasium and the SPECIAL OLYMPICS Kallithea training program. The Gymnasium students actively participated as athletes and spectators in a model basketball game with the athletes of the Special Olympics Basketball Team.

All the children had the unique opportunity to participate with great joy in the great celebration of sport and solidarity and to send a message to the whole world, that with effort and dedication, sports can unite us all, into one integrated team.