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Special Olympics Greenville

Stay tuned for more information about the Spring 2016 Special Olympics!

Click Here for Registration Info, Volunteer Opportunities , & More

The Special Olympics program offers training and competition in 15 different sports. .Two full-time Greenville County Rec staffers direct these programs with help from hundreds of community volunteers.  There are no fees for Special Olympics programs. To register, contact Area Director Lara Ceisel at 864-676-2180 (ext. 120) or via e-mail lceisel@greenvillecounty.org.

Want to Participate or Volunteer? Get Involved!

Want to volunteer?  Complete the Volunteer Application Form and return it to the SOG office. No sport knowledge is boyneeded,  just a desire to serve. . Special Olympics Volunteer Form . Want to participate?  Have a medical doctor complete the Medical Form, a parent or guardian complete the Athlete Release Form, and return them to the SOG office.  Athletes must by 8 years of age or older to participate. . Athlete Medical Form . Athlete Release Form

2016 Sports, Events, and Fundraising Schedules

Click on sport or event to see the schedule. Please contact Lara Ceisel: (864) 288-6470 ext. 120 or lceisel@greenvillecounty.org to find out how you can participate in or volunteer with Special Olympics.  Thank You!

Spring Games - April 20, 2016

Wednesday, April 20, 2016 (Rain Date April 27, 2016) Furman University Contact Lara Ceisel at lceisel@greenvillecounty.org to help Volunteer

Tennis

Butler Springs Park 301 Butler Springs Rd Mondays, 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm February 15-March 7. Spring Tennis Tournament Saturday, March 12. Contact Lara Ceisel to register by February 3. lceisel@greenvillecounty.org or call (864) 288-6470.

Basketball

2016 Winter/Spring Season:  December-March

Mondays, 7:45 – 8:45 pm, at the Caine Halter YMCA

Practice Schedule:

Mon, Dec 14, 2015
Mon, Jan 11, 2016
No practice 1/18/16
Mon, Jan 25, 2016
Mon, Feb 1, 2016

Greenville Invitational:
February 5, 2016
9:30 am – 1:00 pm
Caine Halter YMCA

Mon, Feb 8, 2016
Mon, Feb 15, 2016
Mon, Feb 22, 2016
Mon, Feb 29, 2016
Mon, Mar 7, 2016
Mon, Mar 14, 2016
Mon, Mar 21, 2016

Swimming

2016 Spring Season

Tuesdays, 6:60-7:30 pm and 7:30-8:30 pm
February 16-May 3
Westside Aquatic Complex (2700 W. Blue Ridge Drive, Greenville, SC 29611)

Summer Games - May 6-8, 2016

May 6-8, 2016 Fort Jackson (Columbia, SC)

Flag Football

Pavilion Recreation Complex 400 Scottswood Rd, Taylors 2015 Fall Season:  September – October Thursdays 6:30-7:30 pm September 10, 2015 September 17, 2015 September 24, 2015 October 1, 2015 October 8, 2015 October 15, 2015 October 22, 2015 October 29, 2015 November 5, 2015

Bowling

Bowling (Saturdays, 1:00 – 3:00 pm) AMF Star Lanes September 5, 2015 September 12, 2015 September 19, 2015 September 26, 2015 October 3, 2015 October 10, 2015 October 17, 2015 October 24, 2015

Golf

Fall Season: September – October

MATCH PLAY

Carolina Springs 1680 Scuffletown Rd. Tee times after 4 pm: Mon, Thurs & Sat Greer Country Club 2299 Gap Creek Rd. Tee times after 4 pm: Mon, Tue & Thurs September 15, 17 or 19 September 21, 22, 24 or 26 September 28, 29, October 1 or 3 October 5, 6, 8 or 10 October 12, 13, 15 or 17 October 19, 20, 22 or 24 October 26, 27, 29 or 31 November 2 or 3

INDIVIDUAL SKILLS

Eagle Zone 8000 Pelham Rd Mondays: 5 – 6 pm September 14 September 21 September 28 October 5 October 12 October 19 October 26 November 2

Soccer

 Pavilion Recreation Complex 400 Scottswood Rd, field on corner of Scottswood and Old Spartanburg Rd. 2015 Fall Season:  September – October Thursdays: 5:30 – 6:30 pm September 10 September 17 September 24 October 1 October 8 October 15 October 22 October 29 November 5

Fall Games - November 5, 2016

Date:  November 5, 2016
Location: Greenville, SC

Softball

2015 Spring Season:  March – April Dates and times to be determined Aldersgate Methodist Church 7 Shannon Dr, Greenville, SC 29615 Wednesdays, 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Help support Special Olympics Greenville and Special Olympics.

Zumbathon

Friday, April 22nd  Pavilion Recreation Complex

Dinner & Door Prizes!

Thank you to our 2015 Zumbathon sponsors!

Ahead Start Logo   Chuy’s and Eggs Up Grill

Greenville Giver's Gain Gala

Thursday, December 1st at 7pm Location: Greenville Marriott 1 Parkway East Greenville, SC Single ticket $50, couple $75, table $750. Black tie optional To attend or sponsor this event, please email lceisel@greenvillecounty.org.

Thank you SSI for supporting Special Olympics!