SPECIAL OLYMPICS HIGHLIGHTS

Special Olympics Festival – Sponsor Luncheon

The Special Olympics Festival Sponsor Luncheon will be held on Thursday, April 23rd.    Sponsorship provides a unique opportunity to be recognized and allows us to expand our reach and impact more lives.  Our sponsors’ investment is instrumental in creating an environment where people with intellectual disabilities are accepted, respected, and given the opportunity to [...] Read More

Premier’s Gala Dinner!

SONL Gander Wings Athlete Sarah Brown and Coach Nancy Howell attended the 2015 Premier’s Gala Dinner on Wednesday April 23, 2015 at the Delta Hotel in St. John’s Newfoundland & Labrador.  There were over 600 people in attendance.  Athlete Sarah Brown was invited to sit with the Premier and Premier Paul Davis introduced Sarah to [...] Read More

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

Provincial Swimming Competition

This year’s Special Olympics NL Provincial Swim Competition will be hosted by the Bay St. George club in Stephenville at the Regional Aquatic Centre. The Bay St. George club is delighted to welcome clubs from throughout the island to compete in the swim competition! The offered races for this meet will be: 200m / 400m [...] Read More

National Volunteer Week April 11-18, 2015

   National Volunteer Week April 11-18, 2015 “Thank You for volunteering and giving our organization the most precious thing you will ever own – Your time and talent! /VolunteerCanada  @VolunteerCanada  #NVW2015 Thank you to all our Program #Volunteers and #Volunteer Coaches!!!   If you would like to become a volunteer with Special Olympics Newfoundland & [...] Read More

NEWS & EVENTS

Apr

25

Central Regional Bowling Championships

This year’s Special Olympics NL Central Regional Bowling Championships will be hosted by the Clarenville Allstars club in Clarenville at Caribou Lanes.  The Clarenville Allstars are delighted to welcome The Gander Wings, Exploits Hurricanes and Bonavista North Polar Bears to this competition. This will be a one day competition with each Bowling Team playing 2 [...] Read More

Apr

25

Special Olympics Festival Evening Fun

Special Olympics Festival - Evening Fun will be held on Saturday, April 25th 2015 Special Olympics today spans over 185 countries and embraces more than 4 million athletes participating in over 32 sports.  Since 1974, Special Olympics Canada has been a catalyst for change in our society, providing a place for children, youth and adults with [...] Read More

May

23

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