Kaohsiung Unified Sports Camp

Kaohsiung Unified Sports Camp

Chia Hsian and Cheng Hsien are Special Olympics Youth Leaders from Chinese Taipei who attended the 2019 Special Olympics East Asia Regional Youth Leadership Summit. Chia Hsian and Cheng Hsien are leading a Youth Innovation Project aimed at increasing awareness of Special Olympics events available in their area. Through this project, Chia Hsian and Cheng Hsien will lead seven Youth Leadership trainings and a two-day Unified Sports camp where leaders will compete in basketball, bocce, badminton, and track and field.

 

Over the course of nine months, Chia Hsian and Cheng Hsien hope to engage 24 Unified pairs. Chia Hsian and Cheng Hsien will recruit university students to learn more about the local special schools and become active members of the Unified Generation on their campuses. Through their trainings and sports camp, Chia Hsian and Cheng Hsien are inspiring the Unified Generation to become leaders and advocates for inclusion.