The inaugural Special Olympics UAE Games will be hosted at NYU Abu Dhabi on Saadiyat Island.
More than 650 athletes with special needs will be competing in Abu Dhabi from 19th to 22nd March.
The sporting event will see the participating athletes compete in volleyball, athletics, basketball, swimming, badminton and power-lifting.
To make the event more inclusive, the organizers are looking for 600 volunteers to help during the first ever Special Olympics UAE games from the games to non-sporting events.
Interested volunteers over the age of 15 are free to join and register to be part of the training. To sign up, visit here.
More details about the event including tickets and schedule will be announced soon.