By leinsterAdmin on 28/02/2012 10:17
Volunteer Stephen Hynes shares his experience of volunteering at Aquatics Events in the Leinster Region
By Special Olympics Ireland on 27/02/2012 14:06
     Adrian Clarke honoured with ‘3’ FAI International Football For All Player of the Year 2011
By SportsAdmin on 27/02/2012 11:12
Some coaches and athletes ignore the importance of stretching. Regardless of the level or intensity of exercise, pre and post stretching should be a part of every individuals exercise session
By SOClubs on 22/02/2012 19:00
    Limerick City Special Olympics Club was formed in 2009 and provides sports training for 58 athletes in Athletics, Aquatics and Basketball 
By Special Olympics Ireland on 19/02/2012 22:28
     Special Olympics Ireland is delighted to be the chosen charity partner of Sportsprophet.ie in 2012
By Eastern Admin on 2/17/2012 12:05 PM
Great news for any potential players of badminton, football or golf.  The following clubs are now recruiting new athletes with some immediate places available.
By Special Olympics Munster on 16/02/2012 10:57
Our first Area Bocce Competition of the year took place in the Delta Sports Dome in Limerick on Saturday 5th February. It was a great day for everyone. Congratulation to the event team headed by Imelda O’Halloran whose great effort on the Saturday ensured the courts fit the available space.  Many thanks and well done also to all the officials headed by Eileen Liston who made it a good quality competition for our athletes.
By SOClubs on 07/02/2012 19:09
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By leinsterAdmin on 28/02/2012 10:17
Volunteer Stephen Hynes shares his experience of volunteering at Aquatics Events in the Leinster Region
By Special Olympics Ireland on 27/02/2012 14:06
     Adrian Clarke honoured with ‘3’ FAI International Football For All Player of the Year 2011
By SportsAdmin on 27/02/2012 11:12
Some coaches and athletes ignore the importance of stretching. Regardless of the level or intensity of exercise, pre and post stretching should be a part of every individuals exercise session
By SOClubs on 22/02/2012 19:00
    Limerick City Special Olympics Club was formed in 2009 and provides sports training for 58 athletes in Athletics, Aquatics and Basketball 
By Special Olympics Ireland on 19/02/2012 22:28
     Special Olympics Ireland is delighted to be the chosen charity partner of Sportsprophet.ie in 2012
By Eastern Admin on 2/17/2012 12:05 PM
Great news for any potential players of badminton, football or golf.  The following clubs are now recruiting new athletes with some immediate places available.
By Special Olympics Munster on 16/02/2012 10:57
Our first Area Bocce Competition of the year took place in the Delta Sports Dome in Limerick on Saturday 5th February. It was a great day for everyone. Congratulation to the event team headed by Imelda O’Halloran whose great effort on the Saturday ensured the courts fit the available space.  Many thanks and well done also to all the officials headed by Eileen Liston who made it a good quality competition for our athletes.
By SOClubs on 07/02/2012 19:09
     MIDWAY was established in 1982 by parents and friends of people with intellectual disabilities in Co. Meath. 119 athletes ranging in age from 18 to 74 years of age compete in a range of sports on a weekly basis at centres in Navan, Kells and Trim
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Contact Us

Special Olympics Connaught
The Gateway Building
North West Business Park Collooney
Sligo
T: 071-9118320
F: 071-9133335
E: connaught@specialolympics.ie

 

 

Connaught News

Current Volunteer Opportunities Available In Our Clubs RIGHT NOW!

 

 

**Please note that a general volunteer role will cover a number of tasks including: equipment set up and tear down; registration of athletes and volunteers; inducting new volunteers; supervision of athletes between activities; serving refreshments; supervising the tuck shop**


Galaxy Club Mullingar are looking for volunteers in Badminton, Swimming and Golf. The Badminton takes place on Tuesdays 10:15 AM to 11:15 at Mullingar tennis Club

The Swimming takes place Wednesdays 2.45 to 3.30 at the pool in Mullingar Town Park.

Golf volunteering takes place at the Driving Range at Cullion Mullingar. Volunteering times depend on the availability of the volunteer.

 

 

 

 

Introduction to Coaching Practices Course

On Saturday 6th April, 11 volunteers took part in our Introduction Coaching Course held in the Sligo Grammar school. This course is run in conjunction with Coaching Ireland and is the 1st step on the coaching ladder for volunteers involved in our clubs. Participants took part in a variety of theory and practical sessions throughout the day. Thanks to the Grammar school for their continued support and the use of their excellent facilities. 

About the Connaught region

Special Olympics Connaught provides year round sports training and competition for over 1,300 adults and children with intellectual disabilities in Galway, Leitrim, Longford, Mayo, Roscommon, Sligo and Westmeath.
Numerous sports competitions and development days are held annually in 13 Olympic type sports. 
There are 73 Special Olympics clubs in the Connaught region.
The mission of Special Olympics is “to provide year-round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports for children and adults with an intellectual disability, giving them continuing opportunities to develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage, experience joy and participate in a sharing of gifts, skills and friendships with their families, other Special Olympics athletes and the community”. 

Notice Board

Floorball Regional Advancement
May 25th 
Kingfisher Galway

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Pitch and Putt
6th June
Athenry
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Kayaking
22nd June
Lough Rynn
 

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Roscommon Athletes set for World Summer Games' 




World Games Athletes
Chelsea Philips & Hugh Naughton pictured 
recently at fundraising event 
at Casey's Circle K Roscommon town