By Special Olympics Connaught on 6/27/2013 2:53 PM
The Special Olympics Connaught Regional Bocce
By Special Olympics Ireland on 22/06/2013 21:49
    A host of well-known sports and media personalities took on Special Olympic Athletes in a range of sports 
By Eastern Admin on 6/21/2013 9:57 AM
The Special Olympics Eastern Region Badminton Advancement Event took place on May 19th in Baldoyle Badminton Centre.
By Special Olympics Connaught on 6/19/2013 3:39 PM

Special Olympics Connaught Regional Kayaking Event

By Special Olympics Munster on 19/06/2013 10:45
Haven Partnership and Marymount Hospice, Cork cordially invite you to Faces of Cork, a photographic exhibition featuring photography by David Cantwell, John Daly, Eddie O'Hare, John Roche and Michael Sheehan. The event will feature Special Olympic athlete Roy Saville. Roy was part of the Team Ireland Floorball Team that won bronze medals in the Special Olympics World Winter Games in South Korea in January 2013. Faces of Cork evokes a unique sense of the City and County through the faces of its people, young and old, famous and not so well known. The event marks the year of The Gathering.www.facesofcork.com

Matt English, CEO of Special Olympics Ireland and Roy Saville

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By Ulster Admin on 6/19/2013 10:25 AM

Special Olympics Ulster Regional Kayaking Event took place in Gartan Outdoor Education Centre on Saturday 15th June 2013.

By Ulster Admin on 6/13/2013 7:24 AM
  Omagh Spires Special Olympics Club was officially renamed at a recent re-launching ceremony by chairperson of Omagh District Council Errol Thompson on the 11th April in South West College.
By Ulster Admin on 6/12/2013 2:48 PM

 

Neptune’s Special Olympics Swimming Club, Belfast’s newest Special Olympics Club, is nearing the end of their very successful first year. The club is based at Whiterock Leisure Centre where it held the official club launch in March.
By leinsterAdmin on 12/06/2013 10:43
  Over 200 athletes from counties Louth, Meath, Offaly, Laois, Kilkenny, Wexford, Kildare, Wicklow and Westmeath competed at the recent Special Olympics Leinster Regional Pitch and Putt, and Athletics competitions 
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By Special Olympics Connaught on 6/27/2013 2:53 PM
The Special Olympics Connaught Regional Bocce
By Special Olympics Ireland on 22/06/2013 21:49
    A host of well-known sports and media personalities took on Special Olympic Athletes in a range of sports 
By Eastern Admin on 6/21/2013 9:57 AM
The Special Olympics Eastern Region Badminton Advancement Event took place on May 19th in Baldoyle Badminton Centre.
By Special Olympics Connaught on 6/19/2013 3:39 PM

Special Olympics Connaught Regional Kayaking Event

By Special Olympics Munster on 19/06/2013 10:45
Haven Partnership and Marymount Hospice, Cork cordially invite you to Faces of Cork, a photographic exhibition featuring photography by David Cantwell, John Daly, Eddie O'Hare, John Roche and Michael Sheehan. The event will feature Special Olympic athlete Roy Saville. Roy was part of the Team Ireland Floorball Team that won bronze medals in the Special Olympics World Winter Games in South Korea in January 2013. Faces of Cork evokes a unique sense of the City and County through the faces of its people, young and old, famous and not so well known. The event marks the year of The Gathering.www.facesofcork.com

Matt English, CEO of Special Olympics Ireland and Roy Saville

...
By Ulster Admin on 6/19/2013 10:25 AM

Special Olympics Ulster Regional Kayaking Event took place in Gartan Outdoor Education Centre on Saturday 15th June 2013.

By Ulster Admin on 6/13/2013 7:24 AM
  Omagh Spires Special Olympics Club was officially renamed at a recent re-launching ceremony by chairperson of Omagh District Council Errol Thompson on the 11th April in South West College.
By Ulster Admin on 6/12/2013 2:48 PM

 

Neptune’s Special Olympics Swimming Club, Belfast’s newest Special Olympics Club, is nearing the end of their very successful first year. The club is based at Whiterock Leisure Centre where it held the official club launch in March.
By leinsterAdmin on 12/06/2013 10:43
  Over 200 athletes from counties Louth, Meath, Offaly, Laois, Kilkenny, Wexford, Kildare, Wicklow and Westmeath competed at the recent Special Olympics Leinster Regional Pitch and Putt, and Athletics competitions 
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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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@ConnaughtSO 
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'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.