Regional News

Contact Us

Special Olympics Eastern Region
National Sports Campus
Snugborough Road
Blanchardstown
Dublin 15
Tel: 01 8912000
Fax: 01 8347647
Email: eastern.region@specialolympics.ie

Applications Open
Eastern Region
Management Team
2018 Ireland Games

The 2018 Special Olympics Ireland Games will be held in Dublin 14th – 17th June 2018.  It is the first time since 2002 that the Ireland Games return to Dublin. Special Olympics Eastern Region wish to appoint a Volunteer Management Team to prepare and manage the team before and during the Games. 
Invitations are invited from interested registered volunteers to apply to be part of our team in the following roles:

Head of Delegation (HOD)

Sports Coordinator (Assistant HOD)

Medical Coordinator x 2

Family Coordinator

Head Coach in the following sports:

Athletics Equestrian Kayaking 
Badminton 7 a side Football (male) Motor Activities 
Basketball (male) Golf Swimming 
Basketball (female) Gymnastics - Artistic Table Tennis 
Bocce Gymnastics - Rhythmic  

For the application pack
and details on each of these roles
please click here 

About Eastern Region

Special Olympics Eastern Region provides year round sports training and competition to over 2,100 people with an intellectual disability. The regional boundaries extend from Balbriggan in North County Dublin to South County Dublin, Bray and along the east coast to Arklow. It also caters for athletes living in the east Kildare towns of Celbridge, Maynooth and Leixlip.   

Volunteer Opportunities


Interested in volunteering in Special Olympics Eastern Region?

Click here to view the current volunteer vacanices that we have within the Eastern Region 

All photographs taken by the Eastern Region at events are shared on our
Eastern Region Flickr Page:
https://www.flickr.com/photos/95638172@N08/sets/

If you would like to share some of your photographs please send them in to us!