Monthly Archives: November 2011

The Origin of the Special Olympics Logo

We will be posting information on Special Olympics and our local Special Olympians here from time to time, so check back often for some inspiration.The origin of the Special Olympics logo as told by a Special Olympian…At one workshop I learned what the Special Olympics logo means.The logo has five people who each have six arms. The “down” position means “downtrodden”, remembering a time when many people thought we were not able to make good decisions or try new things. This describes my …