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    Benefits of Participation
    There are many benefits to participating as an athlete with Special Olympics Texas:

    • Physical exercise positively impacts health, mood and anxiety.
    • Emphasis on sports training helps athletes maintain a healthy weight.
    • Athletes participate in activities that enhance their self-esteem and help them see that they can achieve goals that they set for themselves.
    • Athletes have many opportunities to make new friends and socialize in an environment that is accepting and encouraging.
    • Travel opportunities allow athletes to gain life experiences and skills that will positively impact all areas of their lives.
    • The Athlete Leadership Programs offer athletes opportunities to get involved in decision-making, public speaking, and leadership roles in their communities.
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