Countdown to the Games
17-25 June 2023

Information for media representatives

Special Olympics World Games are the world's largest inclusive sports event. Thousands of athletes with intellectual disabilities compete together in 26 summer sports and Unified Sports® competitions from 17 to 25 June 2023.

We provide will all the information you need, including guidance, photos and logos. Logos and images are available for download.

From 19 to 24 June, approximately 4,500 athletes with and without disabilities will compete at the Special Olympics Nationale Spiele Berlin 2022. There is much at stake: the athletes can qualify for the Special Olympics World Games Berlin 2023.
The accreditation process is open until 15 April 2022.


Our media team
Gerd Graus

Responsible for PR/Broadcast/Media Operations

Phone: +49 160 7450260
Philipp Laberenz

Contact press

Phone: +49 1579 2452275
Marius Stegemann

Contact Media Operations/ Accreditation

Phone: +49 1575 9502063


21 January 2022, 10:29
Here we go! Media representatives can now apply for accreditation for the Special Olympics Nationale Spiele Berlin 2022. It will be the biggest inclusive sports event of the year in Germany.
14 December 2021, 05:50
The logo and claim of the Special Olympics World Games Berlin 2023 were ceremoniously unveiled. The logo is cheerful, colorful, vibrant and unifying and tells a very special story. We are proud to present the world: a logo that breaks down walls.
02 November 2021, 11:04
It is Germany's largest inclusive municipal project: Far more than 200 communities want to become Host Town of the Special Olympics World Games Berlin 2023.


Editorial use

All photos available for download here may be used for editorial purposes when the source is acknowledged. Please note that stating the source of the image with the image, and sending copies via link or pdf file are prerequisites for using the photos free of charge. If you have any questions about specific photos/logos or publications, please feel free to contact the LOC media team (

Logos and photos

Logos and Guidelines: DOWNLOAD

Logo Reveal Photos: DOWNLOAD