The Special Olympics Summer Games – Heartbeat 2014 will take place from June 12 through June 17, 2014 in Klagenfurt, Reifnitz, Velden, and Villach. About 2,150 athletes and coaches from all over Austria as well as delegations from abroad will participate in 17 single and team sports in 12 different sport facilities. Sportpark Klagenfurt will present the Headquarters for the Special Olympics Summer Games – Heartbeat by hosting 7 different types of sports. The Sportpark Arena, the Beach Volleyball Arena, the Soccer fields, and the Leopold Wagner Arena with track and field facilities of the Sportpark Klagenfurt will be used for bocci, judo, powerlifting, MATP, soccer, beach volleyball, and track and field competitions. In addition, the members of the organization team in cooperation with general secretary Mag. Birgit Morelli have been preparing for the Summer Games for over one year in order to assure a successful event. Numerous enthusiastic volunteers have been recruited to help out during the Summer Games.
Sportpark Klagenfurt invites the people of Carinthia to attend this unique event, and to support the athletes during the competitions.
The song from Special Olympics Summer Games – Heartbeat 2014: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7toacMvEmWY
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