Want to Participate?

  • Eligibility

- To be eligible to participate in Special Olympics, athletes must have an intellectual disability; a cognitive delay, or a development disability, that is, functional limitations in both general learning and adaptive skills. Participation in Special Olympics starts at age 8, training at age 7 years, and there’s no maximum age limit.

 

  • Required Forms

- Athlete’s Interest Form

- Athlete’s Photograph Release Form

- Application for Athlete Participation (completed by the physician and caretaker). This medical form is valid for three years from the date of the physical.

- Atlanto-Axial Instability Release (completed by the physician and caretaker for those with Down syndrome and AAI)

- Athlete’s Family Contact Form
 

  • Sports Offered

- Summer:  Bowling, Aquatics, Athletics (Track/Field), Golf, Softball, Gymnastics, Equestrian, Basketball, Cycling, and Unified Sports

- Fall:  Bocce, Long Distance Run/Walk, Power Lifting, Roller Skating, Soccer, and Volleyball

- Winter:  Snow Shoeing, Cross Country Skiing, Floor Hockey, and Skating (speed or figure)


**Not all sports may be offered at this time.