Special Olympics Edmonton is a non-profit, volunteer based sport organization that provides recreational and competitive opportunities for individuals with intellectual disabilities.

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Registration Day!

Tuesday, July 7th 07:45 AM
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Join us on August 29, 2015 For REGISTRATION DAY!
At Central Lions 11113 113 Street 1:00-3:00p.m.
It is strongly recommended that new and returning athletes register on August 29, 2015 to assist in the registration process and programming.

Upcoming Events

Thursday, May 28th 07:49 AM
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Edmonton will be hosting our annual Track Meet on June 6, 2015 at Foote Field. Contact Charlene for more information 780-448-1886 or cgray@specialolympicsedmonton.ca! 

June 10th we will be hosting our Youth Sports Day at Kinsmen Field House. Contact Charlene for more information. 

LETR Free the Fuzz Event: June 19-21, 2015 in partnership with Cabela's. We are still looking for volunteers at both locations. Contact Celina for more information ccomeau@specialolympicsedmonton.ca. Click Here for more details. 

2015 Special Olympics Alberta-Edmonton Nominations

Thursday, May 21st 04:32 PM
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Is there a coach, team , volunteer and athlete that you would like to nominate for this years 2015 awards!
Please send the nomination forms to Special Olympics Edmonton before June 7, 2015. 
Please send to cgray@specialolympicsedmonton.ca or mail to Special Olympics Edmonton 16011 118 Ave NW , T5V 1C7

Athlete of the Year Form-Male and Female
Coach of the Year Form-Male and Female
Team of the Year Form
Volunteer of the Year

Youth Sports Day- June 10, 2015

Wednesday, May 13th 01:40 PM
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YOUTH SPORTS DAY- JUNE 10, 2015
CLICK HERE TO SEE THE POSTER AND MORE INFORMATION

26th Bowl for Special Olympics Edmonton

Friday, May 1st 12:56 PM
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Join us on May 9th to raise funds for SOE!

On May 9th, Gateway Lanes will be hosting our 26th Annual Bowl for SOE from 11:00am - 12:30pm. This event is our capital fundraiser. 77% of all funds rasied and donated go directly back into our programs for our amazing athletes!

At this time we are asking for you help! We currently ahve empty lanes that we would to fill with our Special Olympics family and supporters that know the importance of what we do. You can register as a team (4 people) of friends, family, colleagues or as an individual. We are hoping that each team can rasie/pledge at least $200 ($50/person). There is no upper limit to what you can rasie and give. The funds raised at this event are critical to helping us suport and run our programs that assist our athletes in their path to a healthy life!

If you are intersted in being part of our event and helping us reach our fundrasiing target, please contact Sean, 780-448-1886.We will provide you with more event details as well as options to give and rasie funds. If you have any questions, please do not hesitae to contact me.

Thank you for your ongoing support and being apart of our amazing Special Olympics Edmonton family!


Spring/Summer Program Start Dates

Friday, May 1st 11:12 AM
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Program Start Dates:

Athletics: Tuesday May 5, 2015 
Bocce: Tuesday May 12, 2015
Golf: Advanced Tuesday May 5, 2015, Beginner Wednesday May 20, 2015
Outdoor Soccer: Advanced Monday May 4, 2015, Recreational Thursday May 7, 2015
Softball: Wednesday May 13, 2015
Youth Soccer: TBD

National Volunteer Week

Tuesday, April 14th 11:56 AM
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VOLUNTEER THANK YOU!!

 Tying up laces, handing out bowling balls, supporting fundraisers and delivering high fives may not seem like heroic acts, but when you do it each week, every year, for 10 years, it is building confidence, self esteem, strengthening communities and in short, enriching lives. 
Special Olympics volunteers are some of the compassionate, committed people because they are surrounded by
happiness, inspiration and the determination of our athletes. Not only do they volunteer time to encourage the growth
of athletes, they ensure the sustainability of sports in their local communities to reach more athletes and provide diverse sport opportunities.


Attention Edmonton Athletes: Bowl for SOE May 9, 2015

Tuesday, April 7th 11:04 AM
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Special Olympics Edmonton will be hosting the 26th Annual Bowl for Special Olympics Edmonton on May 9, 2015 at the Gateway Entertainment Centre- 3414 Gateway Boulevard.
  We would love to see athletes from all of our 37 programs represented at this event. This is an amazing opportunity for members of the general public to meet our athletes and see how truly amazing they are! We would like to invite all athletes of all programs who are interested in participating in this event contact Sean Gillen at sgillen@specialolympicsedmonton.caor call 780-448-1886.
 
We are offering two shifts, 11:00 am – 12:30 pm and 1:30 pm – 3:00pm. We only have 52 spots so you better act fast!

As this is a fundraiser, we are asking athletes to collect minimum $25 in pledges. When you register, a pledge form will be sent to you via email.If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact the office.

Loss of a Legend

Monday, March 23rd 12:23 PM
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On February 4th, 2015 Marie Wentworth passed away. Marie has been influencial in starting and growing both the 5-pin and 10-pin bowling programs to where now 311 athlete bowlers participate on a weekly basis. Marie had been a volunteer with Special Olympics Edmonton for 31 yearss

Marie is survived by her  he is survived by son's Scott (Mickey McKinnon) Wentworth, Curtis Wentworth, daughter Jill Capham and brother William Hallis.

 We shall find peace. We shall hear angels,
we shall see the sky sparkling with diamonds.”
~Chekov

                

Keep smiling Marie!
RIP


Team Store is now launched!!

Tuesday, October 7th 03:27 PM
Sports

Special Olympics Alberta - Edmonton team store is now live!!!



For those who want to purchase Special Olympics Alberta - Edmonton gear can now do so! Click Here (yourteamgear.ca). Orders are submitted once payment is received and delivered to your house. If you have any questions or cannot order online, please contact Sean at 780-448-1886.

News

May 14

Friendly reminder that the Edmonton office will be closed Friday May 15, 2015 at 12:00p.m. and will re-open on Tuesday May 19, 2015.

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April 2

Have a wonderful long weekend. Happy Easter. The office will be closed Friday April 3, 2015 as well as Easter Monday April 6, 2015. Any questions please feel free to contact cgray@specialolympicsedmonton.ca

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Upcoming Events

26th Annual Bowl for SOE - May 9th Gateway Entertainment Centre. Visit www.specialobowl.ca for more details.

Upcoming Deadlines

April 7

Spring and Summer Programs

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