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1004, 2019

SPT Executive Director travels to Abu Dhabi for the Special Olympics World Games

April 10th, 2019|

SPT Executive Director Jim Hamm’s Travel Experiences as a member of Team USA at the Special Olympics World Games in Abu Dhabi, UAE This trip was my fourth experience at a World Games event. Previously, I had traveled to Dublin, Ireland; Athens, Greece; and Los Angeles, CA. There was no doubt that this trip was anticipated as a physical and cultural challenge. I was truly traveling after having had [...]

1601, 2019

Special Pops Tennis Has A Great 2019 Xperience

January 16th, 2019|

Two of our great Special Pops Tennis athletes, Anthony Le and Jamie Gillispie, competed on January 10-12 t the 2019 Xperience Tennis Invitational run by Special Olympics Virginia. The Xperience Tennis Invitational brings together 32 top Special Olympics singles tennis players to compete in a two-day tournament at the Boar’s Head Resort in Charlottesville, VA. Anthony and Jamie both played great are were true role models for what we believe [...]

701, 2019

USTA Adaptive National Championship

January 7th, 2019|

Reporting from USTA Adaptive National Championship in Orlando December 15th-16th Anthony, Charlie, Nate and I were honored to be able to participate in the inaugural national championship tournament.  We had the opportunity to play against and meet athletes and partners from across the country.  Several of the athletes had previously played at our Fall Classic or played in Virginia tournament with some of our players. The USTA facility in Lake [...]

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1 month ago

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Throwback Thursday to this team at SOGA Games in 2013 😲 Good Luck to all our athletes participating at Emory this weekend. GO SPT 👍💪🎾❤️!! ... See MoreSee Less

Throwback Thursday to this team at SOGA Games in 2013 😲  Good Luck to all our athletes participating at Emory this weekend.  GO SPT 👍💪🎾❤️!!

 

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Emory, here we come!

I can't wait

3 months ago

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Thanks to our friends at the USTA Southern for the shout out ❤️👍🏸It's #WorldAutismAwarenessDay & we'd like to give special props to all the organizations that help those with autism have fun on the court & thrive! ACEing Autism, Dream Court, Special Pops Tennis, Special Olympics, Buddy Up Tennis, Inc., and many more make such a positive impact in the world! Thank you! #WAAD ... See MoreSee Less

Thanks to our friends at the USTA Southern for the shout out ❤️👍🏸

3 months ago

Special Pops Tennis

All of us at Special Pops Tennis want to congratulate Jim Hamm as he heads off to Abu Dhabi to be part of the USA Tennis team competing in the Special Olympics World Games. 🎾❤️👏 ... See MoreSee Less

All of us at Special Pops Tennis want to congratulate Jim Hamm as he heads off to Abu Dhabi to be part of the USA Tennis team competing in the Special Olympics World Games. 🎾❤️👏

 

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Good luck, team!!

Good luck to your great athletes, Jim. We will be watching.

gl team usa

Great my friend !! All the best for you and team!! Hug!

Great my friend !! All the best for you and team!! Hug!

Sending good luck wishes from Texas! We will be watching and pulling for Team USA!

Good luck Team!!

Good luck. I hoe you have a great time.

Congrats Jim! Good luck to you guys!

Bless you as you go!! So proud of the fine man and example you are to the younger generations!!! What you are doing now, makes riding your bike to New England look like a teen agers Trip around the block!!!!

Good luck Jim, safe travels

AWESOME! Thinking of you all!

Good luck & be safe. So proud of you Jimmy❤️❤️🏸

Major congrats 🎉🎊🍾

Jim, I wish you a wonderful, exciting and safe journey. The Kettles Family sends their love!

Exciting. Good luck Jim.

Congrats!!! Safe travels.

You are the best Jimbo!!!!! We love you Jim Hamm!!! Have THE best time!!!

Have fun and good luck Jim!!

Go make it happen team

Remember I'm size medium...any extra team USA gear! Jim Hamm

Good luck. So excited Jim Hamm is the leader of this fabulous group. ♥️🎾

Safe Travels Jim!! Sending Love ❤️ from Alabama!!

Good luck Jim! Sooo proud of all you do!!!

Godspeed......y'all will represent us well!!!

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4 months ago

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