Special Olympics

The special olympics swimming class takes a fun group photo at a competition.

Are you a sports fan and always wanted to be on a team or play sports? Well this is your opportunity!

The Special Olympics program offers athletes with intellectual disabilities the opportunity to participate in leagues or in individual competitions within the Special Olympics guidelines and structure. 

The Special Olympics Colorado mission is to “provide year-round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports for children and adults with intellectual disabilities, giving them continuing opportunities to develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage, experience joy and participate in a sharing of gifts, skills and friendships with their families, other Special Olympics athletes and the community.”

Special Olympics Programs

Several programs are offered throughout the year, including:

• Bowling League - Fall/Winter/Spring
• Swimming - Winter/Spring
• Flag Football - Fall
• Track & Field – Winter/Spring

There are opportunities to get involved as an athlete, coach, partner or volunteer.

Contact Us

Interested or have further questions? Contact the therapeutic recreation team.