Welcome To Special Olympics International!

We are a global organization with programs in 170 countries. This site may be customized by language and geographic region.

  • 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

  • Sep
    25
    Flag Football League
    Sep 25, 2016
    10:00 AM - 03:00 PM
    Lawrenceville
    New Jersey
    Flag Football League

    Join us as our athletes compete and show their skill. Come and cheer on our athletes and witness the power of sports.

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    Sep 25, 2016
    10:00 AM - 03:00 PM
    Special Olympics New Jersey Sports Complex
    Lawrenceville, New Jersey
    UNITED STATES
  • Sep
    25
    2016 Bocce Competition
    Sep 25, 2016 - Sep 26, 2016
     
    San Antonio
    Texas
    2016 Bocce Competition

    Special Olympics Texas – San Antonio Area will hold their Bocce Competition on September 25 and September 26, 2016. This event will begin with Opening Ceremonies at 9:00 a.m., followed by competition. For more information about the event or volunteering, please use the link below.

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    Sep 25, 2016 - Sep 26, 2016
     
    Burbank High School
    1002 Edwards
    San Antonio, Texas
    UNITED STATES
  • Sep
    25
    State Soccer & Bocce Tournament
    Sep 25, 2016
    08:00 AM - 04:00 PM
    Olathe
    Kansas
    State Soccer & Bocce Tournament

    Join us September 25 at Lone Elm Park in Olathe, Kansas as our athletes compete in the State Soccer & Bocce Tournament. Come and cheer on our athletes and witness the power of sports. For more details please use the contact information below.

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    Contact: Tim Rehder
    Email: rehdert@ksso.org
    Phone: 913-236-9092

    Sep 25, 2016
    08:00 AM - 04:00 PM
    Lone Elm Park
    21151 W 167th St
    Olathe, Kansas
    UNITED STATES
  • Sep
    25
    One More Tri - Unified Triathlon
    Sep 25, 2016
    06:30 AM - 10:00 AM

    New Jersey
    One More Tri - Unified Triathlon

    The 2016 One More Tri is more than a race - it's a Unified Triathlon Experience - where triathletes of all skill levels compete side-by-side with Special Olympics athletes. This race is inspired by a simple principle: the act of competing together ensures a quick path to understanding, acceptance, and friendship.

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    Contact: Jeanene Leppert
    Email: jcl@sonj.org
    Phone: 609-896-8000

    Sep 25, 2016
    06:30 AM - 10:00 AM
    Asbury Park
    UNITED STATES
  • Sep
    25
    British Columbia Healthy Athletes Screening Day
    Sep 25, 2016
    10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
    Burnaby
    CANADA
    British Columbia Healthy Athletes Screening Day

    On the weekend of Eunice Kennedy Shriver Day, Special Olympics British Columbia is hosting an inclusive and empowering Healthy Athletes Screening Day. This fun, free day will have lots of healthy giveaways, education, and free screenings in three disciplines: Health Promotion, Special Smiles, and Strong Minds, Strong Bodies! All local individuals with intellectual disabilities are welcome to participate to learn more about health and get resources and tools to help stay healthy and active.

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    Contact: Morgan Hunter
    Email: mhunter@specialolympics.bc.ca

    Sep 25, 2016
    10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
    St. Thomas More Collegiate
    7450 12th Ave.
    Burnaby, British Columbia
    CANADA
  • Sep
    25
    Playmakers Autumn Classic 8K
    Sep 25, 2016
    07:30 AM - 12:00 PM
    Haslett
    Michigan
    Playmakers Autumn Classic 8K

    The Playmakers Autumn Classic Race is a treasured mid-Michigan fall tradition for runners and walkers of all ages and abilities. Now in its 24th year, the brilliant fall colors around Lake Lansing create a spectacular environment that includes local parks and neighborhoods.

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    Contact: Alicia Armstrong
    Email: alicia@playmakers.com
    Phone: 517-282-5035

    Sep 25, 2016
    07:30 AM - 12:00 PM
    Lake Lansing Park North
    6260 E. Lake Drive
    Haslett, Michigan
    UNITED STATES
  • Sep
    25
    Western Fall Sectional
    Sep 25, 2016
    12:00 PM - 05:00 PM
    Slippery Rock
    Pennsylvania
    Western Fall Sectional

    To improve the quality of the events we offer, we have begun implementation of some new competition processes and procedures for our Sectional and State Competitions. Please click on the link below to familiarize yourself with these changes as well as an important reminder about the requirements for coaches (and other Class A volunteers) to attend Sectional and State competitions.

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    Contact: Mike Ermer
    Email: mermer@specialolympicspa.org

    Sep 25, 2016
    12:00 PM - 05:00 PM
    Slippery Rock University
    Slippery Rock , Pennsylvania
    UNITED STATES
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