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Special Olympics Team NL


Special Olympics Team NL visits Beursplein 5

Special Olympics Team NL opens trading at Beursplein 5 after the Special Olympics World Winter Games. Michelle Zeeman, Shorttracker and winner of Gold on 333 and Bronze on 500 shorttrack during the Special Olympics World Games 2017, sounds the gong.

From 18 up until 24 March, a total of 3,000 athletes with intellectual disabilities from 117 countries, competed in the Special Olympics World Winter Games in Austria. Each athlete of Team NL won a medal, with a total of 42 medals. The 25 athletes competed in four disciplines: short track, skiing, snowboarding and cross-country skiing and won: 15 times gold, 18 times silver and 9 times bronze.

Main sponsors are Rabobank and Euronext listed Aegon (ticker symbol: AGN). Together with partners VriendenLoterij and Fonds Gehandicaptensport, they show these successes to the world and thus make an important contribution to a positive image of people with intellectual disabilities as full citizens of an inclusive society.

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