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Athletics

This page draws together athletics-related information for all of Special Olympics. The coaching materials and other links will help you get a good sense of how this sport contributes to Special Olympics.

Total Fitness Development

The sport of athletics encourages athletes of all abilities and ages to compete at their optimum level. Through the track-and-field-based athletics training program, participants can develop total fitness to compete in any sport. As with all Special Olympics sports, athletics offers athletes the opportunity to learn through skill development and competitive settings and to be involved in large social settings.

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Athletics Events

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    2016 Area 10 Spring Games
    abr. 29, 2016 - abr. 30, 2016
     
    Cedar Hill
    Texas
    2016 Area 10 Spring Games

    The Special Olympics Texas: Greater Dallas Spring Games is an area-wide competition for athletes with intellectual disabilities and includes over 1,000 athletes competing in athletics, soccer, and tennis. TENTATIVE SCHEDULE:Friday Night: Athletics (Development Events & Relays), Soccer Games, Tennis Individual Skills; Saturday All Day: Athletics, Soccer Games, and Tennis Matches; Opening Ceremonies: 8:45 a.m.; Athlete Village: 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Awards: Immediately following completion of race/heat/event. Additional information will be posted 1-2 weeks prior of the event at www.sotx.org/area10

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    Contact: Alex Hubbard
    Email: ahubbard@sotx.org
    Phone: 214-943-9981

    abr. 29, 2016 - abr. 30, 2016
     
    Cedar Hill High School
    1 Longhorn Blvd.
    Cedar Hill, Texas
    UNITED STATES
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    Southern Area Games
    abr. 30, 2016
    10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Warwick
    Rhode Island
    Southern Area Games

    The second of three track & field qualifiers will be held at Bishop Hendricken High School in Warwick, RI on Saturday, April 30th. Join us as 375 athletes participate in order to compete for the State Summer Games. Opening Ceremonies will be at 10am.

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    Contact: Chris Hopkins
    Email: chris@specialolympicsri.org
    Phone: 401-349-4900

    abr. 30, 2016
    10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Bishop Hendricken High School
    2615 Warwick Avenue
    Warwick, Rhode Island
    UNITED STATES
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    Metro Region Track & Field
    abr. 30, 2016
    8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
    Overland Park
    Kansas
    Metro Region Track & Field

    Join us April 30th at Blue Valley Northwest High School - District Activity Complex in Overland Park, Kansas as our athletes compete and show their skill in athletics competition. 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: Chris Burt
    Email: burtc@ksso.org
    Phone: 913-789-0337

    abr. 30, 2016
    8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
    Blue Valley Northwest High School - District Activity Complex
    13260 Switzer Rd
    Overland Park, Kansas
    UNITED STATES
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