Press Room

The following information is provided to help you plan your coverage of the 2018 Special Olympics USA Games.  For questions or assistance, please contact

PHOTO GALLERY – Images can be downloaded from Photoshelter HERE using the password usagames2018 (case sensitive). You DO NOT need to log in or create an account to be able to download photos. Photos will be updated and uploaded multiple times per day. Check back frequently for the latest photos. Click "Galleries", "View the Sports" or "View the Events" on the navigation bar to view albums and access photos. If you're having trouble downloading files, please click HERE.

ESPN DAILY VNR CONTENT – Please refer to this Dropbox link each day for daily content.  This content can be used by news media within a 48 hour news cycle, courtesy of ESPN.  Special Olympics Programs can use the content beyond that window for editorial and future storytelling content.  ESPN will provide:

  • Swimming competition segments – fully voiced and produced
  • Select competition highlights – with voice and graphics