Sports and Competitions
2019 WINTER GAMES
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To view the 2019 Winter Games Coaches Handbook, please click here.
Saturday, February 23rd and Sunday, February 24th
885 Athletes and Unified Teammates
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SPORTS COMPETITIONS AND VENUES
Alpine Skiing and Snowboarding
Powder Ridge Mountain Park Resort
99 Powder Hill Road, Middlefield
Cross-Country Skiing and Snowshoeing
1985 Blue Hills Avenue Ext., Windsor
Figure Skating and Speed Skating
International Skating Center of Connecticut
1375 Hoptmeadow Street, Simsbury
Unified Floor Hockey and Floor Hockey Skills
Pratt & Whitney Hangar
482 Airport Avenue, East Hartford
To view the Floor Hockey tournament schedule, click HERE.
Gymnastics (Sunday only)
Farmington Valley Gymnastics & More
5 Northwest Drive, Plainville
Opening Ceremonies at each venue on Saturday
Opening Ceremonies at Gymnastics on Sunday
Victory Dance for athletes, Saturday evening
Saturday, February 23rd
9 a.m. or 10 a.m. Opening Ceremonies (depending on the venue)
9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Competition and Awards
Sunday, February 24th
9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Competition and Awards
10 a.m. Opening Ceremonies, followed by Competition and Awards at Gymnastics
75 Local Programs • 26 Olympic-Type Sports • 4 State Games • Sports Training and Competitions All Year Round
Special Olympics provides year-round sports training and competition opportunities for individuals with intellectual disabilities. It also offers Special Olympics Unified Sports® which teams up athletes with intellectual disabilities and their peers without disabilities, known as Unified partners, to play sports. Participants train for 8 to 12 weeks prior to a state competition. This training is offered through our Local Programs.
Unified Sports® Fall Festival
Unified Sports® Holiday Classic