• North America

    North America has over half a million athletes participating in all 32 sports offered by Special Olympics. It is home to athletes from Canada, the Caribbean and the United States. Special Olympics is dedicated to empowering individuals with intellectual disabilities to become physically fit, productive and respected members of society through sports training and competition.

  • North America

    North America has over half a million athletes participating in all 32 sports offered by Special Olympics. It is home to athletes from Canada, the Caribbean and the United States. Special Olympics is dedicated to empowering individuals with intellectual disabilities to become physically fit, productive and respected members of society through sports training and competition.

  • North America

    North America has over half a million athletes participating in all 32 sports offered by Special Olympics. It is home to athletes from Canada, the Caribbean and the United States. Special Olympics is dedicated to empowering individuals with intellectual disabilities to become physically fit, productive and respected members of society through sports training and competition.

  • North America

    North America has over half a million athletes participating in all 32 sports offered by Special Olympics. It is home to athletes from Canada, the Caribbean and the United States. Special Olympics is dedicated to empowering individuals with intellectual disabilities to become physically fit, productive and respected members of society through sports training and competition.

  • North America

    North America has over half a million athletes participating in all 32 sports offered by Special Olympics. It is home to athletes from Canada, the Caribbean and the United States. Special Olympics is dedicated to empowering individuals with intellectual disabilities to become physically fit, productive and respected members of society through sports training and competition.

  • North America

    North America has over half a million athletes participating in all 32 sports offered by Special Olympics. It is home to athletes from Canada, the Caribbean and the United States. Special Olympics is dedicated to empowering individuals with intellectual disabilities to become physically fit, productive and respected members of society through sports training and competition.

  • North America

    North America has over half a million athletes participating in all 32 sports offered by Special Olympics. It is home to athletes from Canada, the Caribbean and the United States. Special Olympics is dedicated to empowering individuals with intellectual disabilities to become physically fit, productive and respected members of society through sports training and competition.

  • North America

    North America has over half a million athletes participating in all 32 sports offered by Special Olympics. It is home to athletes from Canada, the Caribbean and the United States. Special Olympics is dedicated to empowering individuals with intellectual disabilities to become physically fit, productive and respected members of society through sports training and competition.

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Special Olympics North America Contact Info

3712 Benson Drive, Suite 102
Raleigh, North Carolina 27609

Events in North America

  • Mar 06 - Apr 28
    Unified Track Team and Student Council End the R-Word
    Mon Mar 6 - Fri Apr 28, 2017
     
    Indianapolis
    Inidiana
    USA

    Unified Track Team and Student Council End the R-Word

    Mon Mar 6 - Fri Apr 28, 2017
     

    Franklin Central High School, Indianapolis, IN Unified Track Team and Student Council is beginning their campaign to Stop the R-Word and for the whole school to pledge to end the word. We have begun putting up flyers and we will continue this with more flyers, posters, and PSA's for the whole month of March leading up to Autism Awareness month.

    Contact information
    Venue(s)
    Franklin Central High School
    6215 S. Franklin Road
    Indianapolis, Inidiana
    USA
  • Apr 20 - Apr 28
    Special Olympics Latin America Regional Games
    Thu Apr 20 - Fri Apr 28, 2017
     
    8 venues

    Special Olympics Latin America Regional Games

    Thu Apr 20 - Fri Apr 28, 2017
     

    For nine days, Panama and the world will witness an unparalleled event where determination, skill, the joy of sport and inclusion will make history. From April 20 to 28, 2017, more than 800 athletes and 200 coaches from Latin America will gather to compete in the III Latin American Special Olympics Games 2017.


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    Venue(s)
    Athletics
    Estadio Rommel Fernandez
    Calle 121 Este
    Panama City, Panamá
    Unified Men's Basketball
    Arena Roberto Duran
    Calle 116 Este
    Panama City, Panamá
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  • Apr
    29
    North Central Track & Field
    Sat Apr 29, 2017
    09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
    Tecumseh
    Kansas
    USA

    North Central Track & Field

    Sat Apr 29, 2017
    09:00 AM - 04:00 PM

    The North Central Regional Basketball Tournament will be held at Shawnee Heights High School 4201 SE Shawnee Heights Rd, Tecumseh, KS 66542 on Saturday, April 29. The competition will run from 9:00am. to 4:00pm. For more information, contact Krystin Guggisberg at guggisbergk@ksso.org


    Contact information
    Venue(s)
    Shawnee Heights High School
    4201 SE Shawnee Heights Rd
    Tecumseh, Kansas
    USA
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  • May
    06
    Unified Soccer Tournament
    Sat May 06, 2017
    09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
    Bonner Springs
    Kansas
    USA

    Unified Soccer Tournament

    Sat May 06, 2017
    09:00 AM - 04:00 PM

    The Unified Soccer Tournament will be held at Bonner Springs High School, 100 McDanield St, Bonner Springs, KS. The Tournament will begin at 9:00am. The Kansas Unified Sports League will host its culminatng soccer tournament of the season. Area high schools, middle schools and adult will compete against teams of similar ability in tournament-style competition. Teams are composed of Special Olympics athletes and volunteer partners who practice and compete together to enhance their skills and form friendships.


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    Contact information
    Venue(s)
    Bonner Springs School District Campus
    100 McDaniel St
    Bonner Springs, Kansas
    USA
  • May
    06
    Unified Volleyball Tournament
    Sat May 06, 2017
    10:00 AM - 03:00 PM
    Smithfield
    Rhode Island
    USA

    Unified Volleyball Tournament

    Sat May 06, 2017
    10:00 AM - 03:00 PM

    The Unified Volleyball Tournament will be held at Bryant University in Rhode Island on Saturday, May 6th from 10am - 3pm. 200 athletes and partners will be participating in this fun sporting event!


    Contact information
    Venue(s)
    Bryant University
    1150 Douglas Pike
    Smithfield, Rhode Island
    USA
  • May
    07
    Unified Champions High School Basketball Finals
    Sun May 07, 2017
    12:00 PM - 04:00 PM
    Warwick
    Rhode Island
    USA

    Unified Champions High School Basketball Finals

    Sun May 07, 2017
    12:00 PM - 04:00 PM

    200 athletes and unified partners from 10 schools will participate in The Unified Champion High School Basketball Finals on Sunday, May 7th at Bishop Hendricken High School beginning at 12pm.


    Contact information
    Venue(s)
    Bishop Hendricken High School
    2615 Warwick Avenue
    Warwick, Rhode Island
    USA
  • May
    13
    Unified Champion Schools Soccer Tournament
    Sat May 13, 2017
    09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
    Wilsonville
    Oregon
    USA

    Unified Champion Schools Soccer Tournament

    Sat May 13, 2017
    09:00 AM - 05:00 PM

    Soccer tournament featuring over a dozen Unified soccer teams from across the state of Oregon.

    Contact information

    • Aaron Johnson
      Director of Unified Sports in Schools
      ajohnson@soor.org
      503-248-0600 ext 148
    Venue(s)
    Wilsonville High School
    6800 SW Wilsonville Rd
    Wilsonville, Oregon
    USA
  • May
    13
    Unified Champion Schools Softball Tournament
    Sat May 13, 2017
    09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
    Bend
    Oregon
    USA

    Unified Champion Schools Softball Tournament

    Sat May 13, 2017
    09:00 AM - 05:00 PM

    Unified softball tournament featuring 6 teams representing their high schools.

    Contact information
    Venue(s)
    Pine Nursery Park
    3750 NE Purcell Blvd
    Bend, Oregon
    USA
  • May
    16
    Unified Champions Field Day - Mt. Vernon Elementary School
    Tue May 16, 2017
    08:30 AM - 03:30 PM
    Fortville
    Indiana
    USA

    Unified Champions Field Day - Mt. Vernon Elementary School

    Tue May 16, 2017
    08:30 AM - 03:30 PM

    Mt. Vernon schools is celebrating Unified Champions with three Field Days in May! Unified Champions is an inclusive event designed for all Mt. Vernon students to be able to participate regardless of athletic, intellectual, ambulatory, or functional abilities. All three events will be lots of fun for all students and parent volunteers!


    Related Link(s):More detailsParent Flyer

    Contact information
    Venue(s)
    Mt. Vernon High School
    8112 N. 200 West
    Fortville, Indiana
    USA
    Activities will take place at Mt. Vernon High School Track (Rain Date -May 23).
  • May
    17
    Unified Champions Field Day - Mt Vernon Middle School
    Wed May 17, 2017
    08:30 AM - 03:30 PM
    Fortville
    Indiana
    USA

    Unified Champions Field Day - Mt Vernon Middle School

    Wed May 17, 2017
    08:30 AM - 03:30 PM

    Mt. Vernon schools is celebrating Unified Champions with three Field Days in May! Unified Champions is an inclusive event designed for all Mt. Vernon students to be able to participate regardless of athletic, intellectual, ambulatory, or functional abilities. All three events will be lots of fun for all students and parent volunteers!


    Related Link(s):More detailsParent Flyer

    Contact information
    Venue(s)
    Mt. Vernon Middle School
    1862 W. State Road 234
    Fortville, Indiana
    USA
    Activities will take place at Mt. Vernon Middle School Track (Rain Date -May 22).
  • May 19 - May 21
    Louisiana State Summer Games
    Fri May 19 - Sun May 21, 2017
     
    Hammond
    Louisiana
    USA

    Louisiana State Summer Games

    Fri May 19 - Sun May 21, 2017
     

    This is an event for all Areas. Male and female athletes from across the state will compete in Athletics (Track & Field), Bocce, Powerlifting and Unified Volleyball. Sign up today to play, coach or volunteer for this event.


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    Venue(s)
    Southeastern Louisiana University
    Hammond, Louisiana
    USA
  • May 25 - May 28
    2017 Texas Summer Games
    Thu May 25 - Sun May 28, 2017
     
    8 venues
    USA

    2017 Texas Summer Games

    Thu May 25 - Sun May 28, 2017
     

    The 2017 Summer Games will feature competition in Athletics, Basketball, Cycling, Gymnastics and Tennis for more than 3,000 Texas athletes.


    Contact information
    Venue(s)
    University of Texas at Arlington
    300 W. First Street
    Arlington
    USA
    Opening Ceremonies and Athletics
    UT Arlington - Maverick Stadium
    1307 W. Mitchell
    Arlington, Texas
    USA
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  • May
    25
    Unified Champion Schools Bocce Tournament
    Thu May 25, 2017
    12:00 PM - 02:00 PM
    Saint Albans
    Vermont
    USA

    Unified Champion Schools Bocce Tournament

    Thu May 25, 2017
    12:00 PM - 02:00 PM

    Join us on May 25th at Collins Perley Sports and Fitness Center in Saint Albans, Vermont as our athletes Play Unified Bocce. It's an opportunity for people with and without intellectual disabilities to join together in bocce competition. Come witness the power of sports!


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    Contact information
    Venue(s)
    Collins Perley Sports and Fitness Center
    890 Fairfax Rd.
    Saint Albans, Vermont
    USA
  • May 26 - May 27
    Interscholastic Unified Sports Track and Field Championship
    Fri May 26 - Sat May 27, 2017
     
    Shippensburg
    Pennsylvania
    USA

    Interscholastic Unified Sports Track and Field Championship

    Fri May 26 - Sat May 27, 2017
     

    On a Unified Track and Field team, students with and without intellectual disabilities compete alongside each. Each team members competes in one field event, one track event and one relay. Competition divisions are based on similar ability levels to ensure meaningful involvement. By providing opportunities for students both with all types of disabilities and without disabilities to participate in sports meaningfully and by engaging other students in the school community, Interscholastic Unified Sports (IUS) helps promote inclusion, acceptance, and respect. The Special Olympics Interscholastic Unified Sports program is supported by the Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic Association (PIAA) and the Bureau of Special Education, Pennsylvania Department of Education.


    Contact information
    Venue(s)
    Shippensburg University
    1871 Old Main Dr
    Shippensburg, Pennsylvania
    USA
  • Jun 01 - Jun 03
    2017 Michigan Summer Games
    Thu Jun 1 - Sat Jun 03, 2017
     
    Mount Pleasant
    Michigan
    USA

    2017 Michigan Summer Games

    Thu Jun 1 - Sat Jun 03, 2017
     

    The State Summer Games is the largest Special Olympics Michigan event with 2,600 SOMI athletes along with an additional 3,400 coaches, volunteers, chaperones, family members and spectators attending each year. Ten types of competition are offered at the State Summer Games each year, including athletics, bocce, bowling, gymnastics, horseshoes, power lifting, swimming, weightlifting, volleyball, developmental athletics and motor activities training program. Athletes compete in State Summer Games after qualifying at local competitions throughout the year. The State Summer Games is one of six annual statewide competitions for the athletes of Special Olympics Michigan. The Special Olympics Michigan programs are offered at no cost to the athletes or their families.


    Contact information
    Venue(s)
    Central Michigan University
    1200 South Franklin Street
    Mount Pleasant, Michigan
    USA
    See above