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The Paterno Family Beaver Stadium Run for Special Olympics Pennsylvania (SOPA) presented by the Sheetz family will return to Penn State on Blue White Weekend for an eighth consecutive year.  More than 3,000 runners and walkers of all ages and abilities will participate in a 5K run or 2 mile family fun walk at Penn State University on Sunday, April 23rdJoin us as we “Finish at the Fifty!”  Make a commitment today to change someone's life forever! Be sure to share your experience by using #StadiumRun on any social media platform.

Proceeds from the Run benefit Special Olympics Pennsylvania and nearly 20,000 children and adults with intellectual disabilities.  Every fundraising achievement will help us send more athletes to Summer Games!  Make a commitment today and change a life forever!  Visit for more information.

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