By SOClubs on 27/06/2012 09:09
    Leixlip Special Olympics Club provides weekly sports training to 26 athletes in basketball and bocce...
By Special Olympics Ireland on 26/06/2012 10:52
    Staff have raised over €30,000 since the celebratory launch in March 2012... 
By Special Olympics Connaught on 6/22/2012 8:42 AM
The selection of Athletes for 2012-2013 Regional events will take place on Thursday June 28th in The McWillian Park Hotel, Claremorris Co. Mayo at 7pm.
By so editor on 11/06/2012 13:28
    I've had such a busy couple of months between ALPs, Special Olympics clubs and my final project for my college course at Mary I in Limerick...
By SOClubs on 11/06/2012 11:29
    Salthill Devon Special Olympics FC provides training for 37 athletes each Saturday in 5 a-side football. 
By AthleteStories on 6/7/2012 6:25 PM
    Fiona Byrne is a member of Cabra Lions Special Olympics Club where she plays basketball and football....
 

By Special Olympics Ireland on 07/06/2012 16:47
    10 athletes receive their International Caps from Olivia O'Toole 
By Special Olympics Ireland on 07/06/2012 16:36
    Walking enthusiasts sought for Tour Glendalough 
By Special Olympics Ireland on 06/06/2012 08:51
    Representatives from Special Olympics among the torch bearers who carried the Olympic flame...... 
You must be logged in and have permission to create or edit a blog.
http://galleycreativegroup.Com/
BLOGS - Ten Pin Bowling Ennis Thursday 7th Feb 2013
# http://galleycreativegroup.Com/
jasa anti rayap di jakarta
BLOGS - Ten Pin Bowling Ennis Thursday 7th Feb 2013
# jasa anti rayap di jakarta
인터넷바둑이
BLOGS - Ten Pin Bowling Ennis Thursday 7th Feb 2013
# 인터넷바둑이
fun88
BLOGS - Ten Pin Bowling Ennis Thursday 7th Feb 2013
# fun88
kursus privat di Surabaya
BLOGS - Ten Pin Bowling Ennis Thursday 7th Feb 2013
# kursus privat di Surabaya
senapan murah
BLOGS - Ten Pin Bowling Ennis Thursday 7th Feb 2013
# senapan murah
붐붐마인즈
BLOGS - Ten Pin Bowling Ennis Thursday 7th Feb 2013
# 붐붐마인즈
putting Paint
BLOGS - Ten Pin Bowling Ennis Thursday 7th Feb 2013
# putting Paint
uk visa fees
BLOGS - Ten Pin Bowling Ennis Thursday 7th Feb 2013
# uk visa fees
iate89.ru
BLOGS - Ten Pin Bowling Ennis Thursday 7th Feb 2013
# iate89.ru
Skip Navigation Links.
By SOClubs on 27/06/2012 09:09
    Leixlip Special Olympics Club provides weekly sports training to 26 athletes in basketball and bocce...
By Special Olympics Ireland on 26/06/2012 10:52
    Staff have raised over €30,000 since the celebratory launch in March 2012... 
By Special Olympics Connaught on 6/22/2012 8:42 AM
The selection of Athletes for 2012-2013 Regional events will take place on Thursday June 28th in The McWillian Park Hotel, Claremorris Co. Mayo at 7pm.
By so editor on 11/06/2012 13:28
    I've had such a busy couple of months between ALPs, Special Olympics clubs and my final project for my college course at Mary I in Limerick...
By SOClubs on 11/06/2012 11:29
    Salthill Devon Special Olympics FC provides training for 37 athletes each Saturday in 5 a-side football. 
By AthleteStories on 6/7/2012 6:25 PM
    Fiona Byrne is a member of Cabra Lions Special Olympics Club where she plays basketball and football....
 

By Special Olympics Ireland on 07/06/2012 16:47
    10 athletes receive their International Caps from Olivia O'Toole 
By Special Olympics Ireland on 07/06/2012 16:36
    Walking enthusiasts sought for Tour Glendalough 
By Special Olympics Ireland on 06/06/2012 08:51
    Representatives from Special Olympics among the torch bearers who carried the Olympic flame...... 
You must be logged in and have permission to create or edit a blog.
http://galleycreativegroup.Com/
BLOGS - Ten Pin Bowling Ennis Thursday 7th Feb 2013
# http://galleycreativegroup.Com/
jasa anti rayap di jakarta
BLOGS - Ten Pin Bowling Ennis Thursday 7th Feb 2013
# jasa anti rayap di jakarta
인터넷바둑이
BLOGS - Ten Pin Bowling Ennis Thursday 7th Feb 2013
# 인터넷바둑이
fun88
BLOGS - Ten Pin Bowling Ennis Thursday 7th Feb 2013
# fun88
kursus privat di Surabaya
BLOGS - Ten Pin Bowling Ennis Thursday 7th Feb 2013
# kursus privat di Surabaya
senapan murah
BLOGS - Ten Pin Bowling Ennis Thursday 7th Feb 2013
# senapan murah
붐붐마인즈
BLOGS - Ten Pin Bowling Ennis Thursday 7th Feb 2013
# 붐붐마인즈
putting Paint
BLOGS - Ten Pin Bowling Ennis Thursday 7th Feb 2013
# putting Paint
uk visa fees
BLOGS - Ten Pin Bowling Ennis Thursday 7th Feb 2013
# uk visa fees
iate89.ru
BLOGS - Ten Pin Bowling Ennis Thursday 7th Feb 2013
# iate89.ru
Skip Navigation Links.

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

---------------------------------

Click here for: 

Volunteering Opportunities

Area 1 Bowling 
8th February Castlebar Bowling
---------------------------------
 
Area 2 Bowling

29th February Castlebar Bowling 
---------------------------------
Area 1 Equestrian 

4th March Mc Garrys Sligo
---------------------------------
Keep in touch

with Connaught on Twitter
@ConnaughtSO 
---------------------------------

 

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.