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Special Olympics Greenville

Spring Games 2017 – SAVE THE DATE!

Wednesday, April 19, 2017 at Furman University
(Rain date: April 21)

More information coming soon. See you in April!

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.

Call for Volunteers!

We’re in need of volunteers for all sports. Complete the Volunteer Application online. No sport knowledge is boyneeded,  just a desire to serve.

Want to become an athlete?

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 and Release Form

Support Special Olympics Greenville

Attractions Books (Dining and Value Guides) are available for purchase at the Greenville County Rec office in Taylors (4806 Old Spartanburg Road) for $20. All proceeds support Special Olympics Greenville.

2017 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!

Basketball

2017 Winter/Spring Season:  January – March

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

First Meeting: Monday, December 19 from 8 – 9 pm

Practice Schedule:

Mon, Jan 9, 2017
No practice 1/16/17
Mon, Jan 23, 2017
Mon, Feb 6, 2017
Mon, Feb 13, 2017
Mon, Feb 20, 2017
Mon, Feb 27, 2017
Mon, Mar 6, 2017
Mon, Mar 13, 2017
Mon, Mar 20, 2017
Mon, Mar 27, 2017

Greenville Invitational:
February 10, 2017
9:30 am – 1:00 pm
Caine Halter YMCA

Spring Games - April 19, 2017

Wednesday, April 19, 2017  (Rain Date April 21, 2017) at Furman University.

Contact Lara Ceisel at lceisel@greenvillecounty.org to volunteer

Fall Games - November 4-6, 2016

Date:  November 4-6, 2016
Location: Greenville, SC

Bowling

Fall Season: Bowling (Saturdays, 1:00 – 3:00 pm) AMF Star Lanes

August 27, 2016
September 3, 2016
September 10, 2016
September 17, 2016
September 24, 2016
October 1, 2016
October 22, 2016
October 29, 2016

Flag Football

Pavilion Recreation Complex 400 Scottswood Rd, Taylors
2016 Fall Season:  September – October Thursdays 6 – 7 pm

September 8, 2016
September 15, 2016
September 22, 2016
September 29, 2016
October 6, 2016
October 13, 2016
October 20, 2016
October 27, 2016
November 3, 2016

Golf

Fall Season: September – October

MATCH PLAY

Carolina Springs 1680 Scuffletown Rd.

Tee times after 3 pm: Mon, Tues & Wed

September 13 or 14
September 19, 20 or 21
September 26, 27 or 28
October 3, 4 or 5
October 10, 11 or 12
October 17, 18 or 19
October 24, 25 or 26
October 31, November 1 or 2

INDIVIDUAL SKILLS

Eagle Zone 8000 Pelham Rd

Mondays: 5:15 – 6:15 pm

September 12, 2016
September 19, 2016
September 26, 2016
October 3, 2016
October 10, 2016
October 17, 2016
October 24, 2016
October 31, 2016

Tennis

Butler Springs Park 301 Butler Springs Rd

Tuesdays, 5:30 pm to 6:45 pm

September 13, 2016
September 20, 2016
September 27, 2016
October 4, 2016
October 11, 2016

Soccer

 Pavilion Recreation Complex 400 Scottswood Rd, field on corner of Scottswood and Old Spartanburg Rd.

2016 Fall Season:  September – October

Wednesdays: 5:30 – 6:30 pm

September 14, 2016
September 21, 2016
September 28, 2016
October 5, 2016
October 12, 2016
October 19, 2016
October 26, 2016
November 2, 2016

Summer Games - May 6-8, 2016

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

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)

Softball

2015 Spring Season: Practices will be held at Aldersgate Methodist Church 7 Shannon Dr, Greenville, SC 29615 Wednesdays, 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Practice dates:
March 9, 2016
March 16, 2016
March 23, 2016
March 30, 2016
April 6, 2016
April 13, 2016
(*No practice April 20)
April 27, 2016
May 4, 2016

Help support Special Olympics Greenville and Special Olympics.

Let Me Be Brave

Saturday, April 2 – Conestee ParkPrint

Register for the 10K, 5K or 1 mile fun run benefiting Special Olympics Greenville.

Learn More

Zumbathon

Friday, April 22nd  Pavilion Recreation Complexzumbathon flyer-01

$10 Donation Per Person

Register Here

Dinner & Door Prizes!

Thank you to our 2015 Zumbathon sponsors!

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Greenville Givers 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.

Click Here to Purchase Tickets

To learn more or sponsor this event, please email lceisel@greenvillecounty.org.

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Alliance Special Olympics

 

Thank you to Sportsclub for supporting our Special Olympics Cheerleaders, the Greenville Starz!

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