Sports and Competitions

 

Traditional Basketball Team & Skills Competition

IMPORTANT UPDATE: This event has been CANCELED. 

Saturday, March 21, 2020
 

PARTICIPANTS EXPECTED
400 Athletes - 35 Teams
90 Skills Athletes
60 Coaches 
100+ Volunteers

LOCATIONS:

Crosby High School
300 Pierpont Road, Waterbury

Holy Cross High School
587 Oronoke Road, Waterbury

Kennedy High School
422 Highland Avenue, Waterbury

Post University - Drubner Center
800 Country Club Road, Waterbury

West Side Middle School
483 Chase Parkway, Waterbury

SPECIAL EVENTS
Opening Ceremonies - 8:30 a.m.
Locations: Holy Cross & Crosby High Schools
Introduction of Local Programs at all venues

9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Competition
Awards throughout the day at each venue

 



74 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.

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Winter Games - February 12-13, 2020
(
December - March)

Alpine Skiing
Basketball

Cross-Country Skiing
Curling
Figure Skating
Floor Hockey
Gymnastics
Snowboarding
Snowshoeing
Speed Skating

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Summer Games - June 12-14, 2020
(March - June)

Aquatics
Athletics

Cycling
Soccer
Tennis

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Unified Sports®
Fall Festival
 - September 12-13, 2020
(
June - September)

Bocce
Croquet
Golf
Fishing
Long-Distance Unified Running
Sailing
Softball

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Unified Sports®
Holiday Classic
 - November 21-22, 2020
(
September - November)

Basketball
Bowling
Cheerleading
Flag Football
Powerlifting
Volleyball

For a full listing of our events please visit our Calendar.
For specific sports rules visit the Coaches Corner.
For the Games Tool Kit (for Hosting Invitational Events), click here.