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Sailing

This page draws together sailing-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.

Speed and Power

Every team of one, two or three members aims in achieving to travel with a boat through a specific area in best minimum time. The speed, the power and the intelligence are three very important assets for the success in any sport and Sailing in Special Olympics is not different. The best sailors develop the three aforementioned assets at the maximum of their capabilities. 

About This Page

Special Olympics focuses on the individuality of each athlete so that coaches can train and encourage growth in skills and accomplishment. The coaching materials, rules and other resources on this page have been specially prepared for coaches working with people with intellectual disabilities. Coaching Special Olympics athletes calls for the same skills and experience that many coaches are familiar with. The extra information in our coaching guides about working with people with ID is what makes our materials helpful and valuable.

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Sailing Events

  • محرم
    05
    2016 Sailing Competition
    محرم 05, 1438
    06:00 PM - 09:00 PM
    Dallas
    Texas
    2016 Sailing Competition

    The Special Olympics Texas: Greater Dallas Area Sailing Competition is an area-wide competition for athletes with intellectual disabilities. This event is hosted by the Corinthian Sailing Club.

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    محرم 05, 1438
    06:00 PM - 09:00 PM
    White Rock Lake (Corinthians Sailing Club)
    441 E. Lawther Dr.
    Dallas, Texas
    UNITED STATES
  • محرم
    07
    Chapter Sailing and Kayaking Competition
    محرم 07, 1438 - محرم 08, 1438
     
    Dallas
    Texas
    Chapter Sailing and Kayaking Competition

    Sports are a powerful way to change the lives of people with intellectual disabilities and their families, friends and communities. These outdoor water sports are no exception! This event is a great way to experience our Unified competitions, which include people with and without intellectual disabilities. They promote inclusion, understanding and bonding... both in sports and in everyday life. Anyone can compete as a Unified partner or teammate and everyone benefits far beyond the day of competition.

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    محرم 07, 1438 - محرم 08, 1438
     
    Corinthian Sailing Club
    441 E Lawther Dr.
    Dallas, Texas
    UNITED STATES
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