SPECIAL OLYMPICS HIGHLIGHTS

Western Regional Bowling Championships

This year’s Special Olympics NL Western Regional Bowling Championships will be hosted by the Baie Verte Peninsula Strikers club in Baie Verte.  The Baie Verte Peninsula Strikers are delighted to welcome The Corner Brook Vikings and Bay St. George club to this competition. This will be a one day competition with each Bowling Team playing [...] Read More

Avalon Regional Bowling Competition

This year’s Special Olympics NL Avalon Regional Bowling Championships will be hosted by the Mount Pearl Club at Paradise Bowl.  The Mount Pearl Club is delighted to welcome the CBS Brightstars to this competition. Read More

“The Real May 24 Weekend” in support of Special Olympics!

The Classic Hits, Coast 101.1 & The Canadian Progress Club presents “The Real May 24 Weekend” celebration in support of Special Olympics. Join us May 23 at the Bella Vista for music with The Stowaways, dancing, door prizes and fun! – See more at: http://coast1011.com/?page=promo&id=139#sthash.G3u09wqQ.dpuf SONL just received 10 tickets at the SONL Office for [...] Read More

High School Track & Field Meet

The 2015 High School Track & Field Meet will be held on May 22 – 23 at Pearlgate Mount Pearl.  School Sports NL includes divisions specifically for Special Olympics athletes in 100m, shotput and standing long jump. Please click here to view the schedule of events. Read More

#NoSpecialTreatment

Over the past few months, thanks to Special Olympics Canada and their incredible partner Grey Canada, they have been developing a campaign to highlight the abilities of our amazing Special Olympics athletes.  ”There Is No Special Treatment” emphasizes the equalizing power of sport, while nothing that sport doesn’t give anyone special treatment.  Featuring Special Olympic [...] Read More

NEWS & EVENTS

May

30

SO Competition Coaching Course

Special Olympics Newfoundland and Labrador will be hosting a the SO Competition Course the weekend of May 30 – 31.  The course is 2 full days and there is no pre-requisite to take this course. If you are interested in attending this course please contact your local club coordinator or contact Kim McDonald at the [...] Read More

Jun

06

Avalon Regional Bowling Competition

This year’s Special Olympics NL Avalon Regional Bowling Championships will be hosted by the Tri-Con Gentle Giants at Riverdale Lanes, Kelligrews.  The Tri-Con Gentle Giants are delighted to welcome the St. John’s Club to this competition. Read More

Jun

13

Rhythmic Gymnastics Competition

Rhythmic Gymnastics is making a comeback in NL.  We had one athlete, Meghan Arnott, compete at the Special Olympics Canada 2014 Summer Games in Vancouver, BC and she came home and shared her experience with the other athletes.  This beautiful sport is growing in popularity in the metro area and we look forward to the [...] Read More

Jul

07

Young Athletes Summer Program – Central Region

We are happy to announce that we will be offering our Young Athletes Program in Central NL, Grand Falls-Windsor again this summer!! Beginning Tuesday July 7th and running until August 13th, 2015.  Our Summer Program Coordinator Laura Carroll along with Kim McDonald, Outreach Coordinator will be running the program.  For registration and program details, please [...] Read More