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Jamaal Charles

NFL running back and Special Olympics Global Ambassador Jamaal Charles got his start in sports through Special Olympics and for years was nervous to share his story. In 2015, he courageously took the stage at World Games to reveal that he too was a Special Olympics athlete and #newrespect took Twitter by storm. Today, Jamaal is committed to empowering Special Olympics athletes and strives to create a more inclusive world for all. Follow Jamaal’s journey as he joins our athletes in the #InclusionRevolution!