By leinsterAdmin on 29/03/2012 19:54
    Sean O’Brien, Leinster and Ireland Rugby hero is urging people to help out on 27th April by volunteering to collect in their locality. 
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Athlete Health

As a coach athlete health is very important and coaches should encourage and highlight the importance of athlete health to all athletes.

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By Special Olympics Ireland on 26/03/2012 13:29
    Sean O’Brien, Leinster and Ireland Rugby hero is urging people to help out on 27th April by volunteering to collect in their locality. 
By SportsAdmin on 3/22/2012 8:32 AM

National Football Cup

Men's and Women's National Football Cup is taking place on the 12th of May in St. Joseph’s Boys FC, Sallynoggin, Co. Dublin. Entry forms for the Women's National Football Cup should be returned no later than the 27th of March 2012.

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    Special Olympics Ireland launches music competition that will be music to the ears of up and coming bands throughout Ireland!
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  The annual Terenure 5 mile road race will take place on Sunday 13th May 2012 with over 1000 participants expected. 
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By leinsterAdmin on 29/03/2012 19:54
    Sean O’Brien, Leinster and Ireland Rugby hero is urging people to help out on 27th April by volunteering to collect in their locality. 
By SportsAdmin on 3/29/2012 8:32 AM

Athlete Health

As a coach athlete health is very important and coaches should encourage and highlight the importance of athlete health to all athletes.

Click here to access Athlete Health Resources

By Special Olympics Ireland on 26/03/2012 13:29
    Sean O’Brien, Leinster and Ireland Rugby hero is urging people to help out on 27th April by volunteering to collect in their locality. 
By SportsAdmin on 3/22/2012 8:32 AM

National Football Cup

Men's and Women's National Football Cup is taking place on the 12th of May in St. Joseph’s Boys FC, Sallynoggin, Co. Dublin. Entry forms for the Women's National Football Cup should be returned no later than the 27th of March 2012.

By Special Olympics Ireland on 21/03/2012 10:01
    Special Olympics Ireland launches music competition that will be music to the ears of up and coming bands throughout Ireland!
By Special Olympics Ireland on 20/03/2012 19:11
  The annual Terenure 5 mile road race will take place on Sunday 13th May 2012 with over 1000 participants expected. 
By leinsterAdmin on 14/03/2012 14:18
Run Kildare 10KM, Half & Full Marathon for Special Olympics Leinster.  30 Complimentary Entry Forms
By SportsAdmin on 3/14/2012 12:19 PM
There are many different styles/ techniques used when coaching. The following is a brief outline of the different styles that coaches can use when coaching athletes.
By so editor on 14/03/2012 10:50
     For a recent assignment in my Contemporary Living Course, I learnt about the Impressionist Paul Gauguin...
By Special Olympics Munster on 13/03/2012 16:07
The first ever Special Olympics Munster “Combined Areas” Floorball competition was held on Feb 18th, in the Aura Leisure Centre, Killarney.
A team of volunteers arrived early on Saturday morning to set up the courts, decorate the venue, and put everything in place for what promised to be an exceptionally busy day.
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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

 Annual Regional Meeting

The 2019 Annual Regional Meeting of Special Olympics Connaught will be held on Thursday 26th March 2020 in Lough Rea Hotel, Loughrea, Co. Galway at 7.30pm.
All registered athletes, volunteers and family members are invited to attend.
We look forward to seeing you on the night and should you require further information please contact the regional office.

Telephone: 071-9118320



About the Connaught region

Special Olympics Connaught provides year round sports training and competition for over 1,082 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”. 

Chelsea Philps and Hugh Naughton - 2019 Special Olympics World Summer Games

A Civic Reception was held by Roscommon County Council in the Arts Centre in Roscommon Town on 4th December to recognise and honour the people of Roscommon for their recent success on the National and International stage. 

The awards were presented by the Cathaoirleach of Roscommon County Council Cllr. Pascal Fitzmaurice and Chief Executive Mr. Eugene Cummins. Photos courtesy of Glynns Photography, Castlerea






Signing with Lamh

Special Olympics coaches and volunteers teamed up with coaches and volunteers from Sligo Sport & Recreation Partnership and attended a Lamh communication introductory workshop led by experienced Lamh tutor Anita Loftus,  the workshop was a great introduction to using lamh sign language. 


Notice Board

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Volunteering Opportunities

Area 1 Bowling 
8th February Castlebar Bowling
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Area 2 Bowling

29th February Castlebar Bowling 
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Area 1 Equestrian 

4th March Mc Garrys Sligo
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Keep in touch

with Connaught on Twitter
@ConnaughtSO 
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Created with flickr slideshow.


'Volunteers are priceless' 



Some of the local volunteers who assisted at 
the recent Kayaking event in Lough Rynn, Mohill

Many thanks to all the regional volunteers
who assisted at our events in 2019. As 
always without your assistance we could not 
deliver our sports programme.