Information for Athletes and Healthcare Providers

Be in the know for the latest information on upcoming health screenings for athletes, follow-up care guidance and overall health and wellness tips, check out our helpful resources.

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Upcoming Health Screenings

MedFest

Healthy Athletes MedFest offers the standardized physical screening that all athletes need prior to participating in Special Olypmics sports, and every three years thereafter. In order to be eligible to participate in MedFest, your medical form must be expired or expiring by March 31, 2023. 

When: Saturday, October 15th, 10:00am - 2:00pm 
Where: University of Saint Joseph, 1678 Asylum Ave, West Hartford 

Contact Sue Mohr at susanm@soct.org to make an appointment. 

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Virtual Health & Fitness Activities

Special Olympics International E-Learning Portal

This resource provides free educational and interactive courses for coaches, health & wellness professionals, and educators. The Online Learning Portal offers specific training programs for various learning groups, including training modules, assessments, and other resources. Learners can track their progress and collaborate with others. 

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