By Eastern Admin on 10/30/2012 12:35 PM
Eastern Regional Committee would like to take this opportunity to invite you to attend a meeting of the Eastern Regional Council Tuesday 20th November, 7pm, Plaza Hotel, Tallaght
By Special Olympics Connaught on 10/25/2012 4:01 PM
19 athletes took part in the MATP event in Swinford on 23rd of October.
By Eastern Admin on 10/23/2012 5:40 PM
With the support of An Garda Siochana and Dolly’s Donuts, Special Olympics Eastern Region has hosted two unique fundraising events in Dublin over the past 5 weeks, selling delicious Dolly’s Donuts to members of the public.



The first of the two Cops on Donut Shops events took place on Henry Street on Saturday 15th September when members of Store Street Garda Station joined forces with Special Olympics Eastern Region athletes and volunteers and successfully sold 7,000 donuts throughout the day.



The second event took place at The Square, Tallaght on Saturday 20th October when again members of the Gardai, this time from Tallaght Station, along with Special Olympics Eastern Region athletes and volunteers took The Square by storm.  The generous customers of The Square fully supported our joint efforts and...
By Special Olympics Munster on 20/10/2012 09:49
On Saturday 20th October a great day was had by all participants at our recent Basketball League divisioning day in Little Island Sports Hall. Athletes from the teams intending to compete in this season’s league got together for their team to be assessed for each division. This was followed by a lovely lunch in the Silversprings Hotel Cork where the awards were given out for last season’s league fixtures.
By Special Olympics Munster on 19/10/2012 08:11
The Munster Equestrian Competition for the assisted riders and CS levels were held in Castlewhite Riding School on Thursday 4th Oct. 30 riders were entered in the various competitions from all over the Munster region. The judges on the day were Shirley McDermott and Brid Keegan.
By Special Olympics Ireland on 16/10/2012 17:17
    Special Olympics Leinster is delighted to announce that Shane Lowry has become an ambassador 
By Special Olympics Munster on 13/10/2012 09:33

Football Divisioning and Awards Lunch 170 athletes attended the 5 a side soccer divisioning day in Cork Institute of Technology on Saturday 13th Oct. There were 5 female teams and 16 male teams playing on the day. 

By SOClubs on 12/10/2012 15:36
    Down Special Olympics Club has grown into a very busy and enthusiastic club since its launch in 2005.... 
By Special Olympics Connaught on 10/10/2012 8:44 AM
The Annual Families Social Event will take place on Sunday, 21th October.
By Special Olympics Ireland on 08/10/2012 14:12
    Special Olympics Ireland has teamed up with Rotary International in Ireland for a novel fundraising drive.....
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By Eastern Admin on 10/30/2012 12:35 PM
Eastern Regional Committee would like to take this opportunity to invite you to attend a meeting of the Eastern Regional Council Tuesday 20th November, 7pm, Plaza Hotel, Tallaght
By Special Olympics Connaught on 10/25/2012 4:01 PM
19 athletes took part in the MATP event in Swinford on 23rd of October.
By Eastern Admin on 10/23/2012 5:40 PM
With the support of An Garda Siochana and Dolly’s Donuts, Special Olympics Eastern Region has hosted two unique fundraising events in Dublin over the past 5 weeks, selling delicious Dolly’s Donuts to members of the public.



The first of the two Cops on Donut Shops events took place on Henry Street on Saturday 15th September when members of Store Street Garda Station joined forces with Special Olympics Eastern Region athletes and volunteers and successfully sold 7,000 donuts throughout the day.



The second event took place at The Square, Tallaght on Saturday 20th October when again members of the Gardai, this time from Tallaght Station, along with Special Olympics Eastern Region athletes and volunteers took The Square by storm.  The generous customers of The Square fully supported our joint efforts and...
By Special Olympics Munster on 20/10/2012 09:49
On Saturday 20th October a great day was had by all participants at our recent Basketball League divisioning day in Little Island Sports Hall. Athletes from the teams intending to compete in this season’s league got together for their team to be assessed for each division. This was followed by a lovely lunch in the Silversprings Hotel Cork where the awards were given out for last season’s league fixtures.
By Special Olympics Munster on 19/10/2012 08:11
The Munster Equestrian Competition for the assisted riders and CS levels were held in Castlewhite Riding School on Thursday 4th Oct. 30 riders were entered in the various competitions from all over the Munster region. The judges on the day were Shirley McDermott and Brid Keegan.
By Special Olympics Ireland on 16/10/2012 17:17
    Special Olympics Leinster is delighted to announce that Shane Lowry has become an ambassador 
By Special Olympics Munster on 13/10/2012 09:33

Football Divisioning and Awards Lunch 170 athletes attended the 5 a side soccer divisioning day in Cork Institute of Technology on Saturday 13th Oct. There were 5 female teams and 16 male teams playing on the day. 

By SOClubs on 12/10/2012 15:36
    Down Special Olympics Club has grown into a very busy and enthusiastic club since its launch in 2005.... 
By Special Olympics Connaught on 10/10/2012 8:44 AM
The Annual Families Social Event will take place on Sunday, 21th October.
By Special Olympics Ireland on 08/10/2012 14:12
    Special Olympics Ireland has teamed up with Rotary International in Ireland for a novel fundraising drive.....
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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

Annual Regional Meeting

The 2018 Annual Regional Meeting of Special Olympics Connaught will be held on Thursday 11th April 2019 in Hannon’s Hotel, Roscommon at 7.00pm.  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

Athletics Development Day


We held a very successful development day on Monday 4th March 2019 in the AIT Indoor arena. Just under 100 athletes were in attendance and took part in a variety of Run, Jump, & Throw stations with the emphasis on fun and getting everyone active. Thanks to all the local volunteers and the students from Athlone Community College who helped on the day to ensure all ran smoothly.



The highlight of the day was a team relay activity which all athletes participated in after lunch. A coaches pack with a variety of drills and activities will be forwarded to all after the event. 


Special Olympics Ireland Coaching Conference

The Special Olympics Ireland, All Ireland Coaching Conference will take place in Dublin City University (DCU) on Saturday 30th March. The theme for the conference is 'Coaching the Future' and is open to all volunteers. For further information or to book a place click here




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

Intro to Bocce Course
27th April, Bocce Sports Complex
Intro to Bocce Course
Contact John for further details
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Intro to Coaching Practices Course
6th April, Sligo Grammar School
Intro to Coaching Practices Course Form.pdf
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Keep in touch
with Connaught on Twitter
@ConnaughtSO 

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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