Athlete Profile | Conner Emmert

Conner embodies Special Olympics

Connor Emmett, an 18-year-old Special Olympics Virginia athlete from Goochland, personifies resilience and determination.

Born with primordial dwarfism, Connor has overcome numerous surgeries and obstacles, never letting his condition define his capabilities.

While he may be the smallest athlete on the court, Conner doesn’t play that way. He’s a competitor, a loyal teammate, and a thoughtful leader. He embodies Special Olympics.