By Special Olympics Ireland on 21/11/2014 11:58
Minster of State for Tourism and Sport Michael Ring announced the winners of the National Volunteers in Sports Awards on Wednesday November 19th at a ceremony in the Aviva Stadium , Dublin. The National Volunteer in Sport Awards were started in 2007, headed up by the Federation of Irish Sports - which represents some 72 National Governing Bodies and 28 Local Sports Partnerships: they estimate there are now 500,000 adults volunteering in sport on a regular basis in Ireland. The winners came from 342 nominations and were selected by a committee chaired by Olympian Ronnie Delaney, representatives of the Federation of Irish Sports, the Irish Sport Council, The Irish Times, RTE and the Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport. Special Olympics Ireland were extremely proud to have 3 volunteers receive this prestigious award. They were Patrick Akpoveta who first volunteered with Special Olympics in 2003 and has coached basketball and football teams, Peggy Mason who has volunteered with us since 1985, set up the...
You must be logged in and have permission to create or edit a blog.
Moncler Sale
You completed certain fine points there. I did a search on the issue and found mainly persons will have the same opinion with your blog.
# Moncler Sale
Adidas Originals
Greetings! This is my 1st comment here so I just wanted to give a quick shout out and tell you I really enjoy reading through your blog posts. Can you suggest any other blogs/websites/forums that deal with the same subjects? Thank you!
# Adidas Originals
cheap ray ban sunglasses men
Hello.This post was really interesting, particularly since I was searching for thoughts on this topic last Saturday.
# cheap ray ban sunglasses men
Kate Spade Outlet Online
Hello. excellent job. I did not imagine this. This is a great story. Thanks!
# Kate Spade Outlet Online
parisoftheplainscocktails
sunmultiboard, mapas-amarillos,
# parisoftheplainscocktails
cqdianshua
nike lunar trout,adidas superstar vulc navy,air max 90 grey and white,nike air force 1 duckboot buy,nike hyperdunk 2008,nike air max 95 rosa oxford
# cqdianshua
team-landscape
pensacolaautoinjurycenter, resonategrace,
# team-landscape
mehdiyanik
nike air max high top,nike roshe one yeti,adidas zx flux gul rosa,adidas f50 black sun,nike mercurial superfly blanco oro high tops fg soccer boots,nike lebron 13 akronite
# mehdiyanik
everestso
adidas porsche typ 64 blue,nike presto gelb chiffon,nike dunk cartoon shoes,air max 90 wheat,nike free trainer 5.0 forest green,air max 90 curry
# everestso
greatnaochan
air jordan 13 leopard jordan shoe,nike free barefoot ride,nike air max 97 pink injection,nike zoom pegasus 34 womens pink black,nike air max zero foot essential black,nike lunartempo blue lagoon tickets
# greatnaochan
Skip Navigation Links.
By Special Olympics Ireland on 21/11/2014 11:58
Minster of State for Tourism and Sport Michael Ring announced the winners of the National Volunteers in Sports Awards on Wednesday November 19th at a ceremony in the Aviva Stadium , Dublin. The National Volunteer in Sport Awards were started in 2007, headed up by the Federation of Irish Sports - which represents some 72 National Governing Bodies and 28 Local Sports Partnerships: they estimate there are now 500,000 adults volunteering in sport on a regular basis in Ireland. The winners came from 342 nominations and were selected by a committee chaired by Olympian Ronnie Delaney, representatives of the Federation of Irish Sports, the Irish Sport Council, The Irish Times, RTE and the Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport. Special Olympics Ireland were extremely proud to have 3 volunteers receive this prestigious award. They were Patrick Akpoveta who first volunteered with Special Olympics in 2003 and has coached basketball and football teams, Peggy Mason who has volunteered with us since 1985, set up the...
You must be logged in and have permission to create or edit a blog.
Moncler Sale
You completed certain fine points there. I did a search on the issue and found mainly persons will have the same opinion with your blog.
# Moncler Sale
Adidas Originals
Greetings! This is my 1st comment here so I just wanted to give a quick shout out and tell you I really enjoy reading through your blog posts. Can you suggest any other blogs/websites/forums that deal with the same subjects? Thank you!
# Adidas Originals
cheap ray ban sunglasses men
Hello.This post was really interesting, particularly since I was searching for thoughts on this topic last Saturday.
# cheap ray ban sunglasses men
Kate Spade Outlet Online
Hello. excellent job. I did not imagine this. This is a great story. Thanks!
# Kate Spade Outlet Online
parisoftheplainscocktails
sunmultiboard, mapas-amarillos,
# parisoftheplainscocktails
cqdianshua
nike lunar trout,adidas superstar vulc navy,air max 90 grey and white,nike air force 1 duckboot buy,nike hyperdunk 2008,nike air max 95 rosa oxford
# cqdianshua
team-landscape
pensacolaautoinjurycenter, resonategrace,
# team-landscape
mehdiyanik
nike air max high top,nike roshe one yeti,adidas zx flux gul rosa,adidas f50 black sun,nike mercurial superfly blanco oro high tops fg soccer boots,nike lebron 13 akronite
# mehdiyanik
everestso
adidas porsche typ 64 blue,nike presto gelb chiffon,nike dunk cartoon shoes,air max 90 wheat,nike free trainer 5.0 forest green,air max 90 curry
# everestso
greatnaochan
air jordan 13 leopard jordan shoe,nike free barefoot ride,nike air max 97 pink injection,nike zoom pegasus 34 womens pink black,nike air max zero foot essential black,nike lunartempo blue lagoon tickets
# greatnaochan
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 2017 Annual Regional Meeting of Special Olympics Connaught was held on Tuesday 13th March 2018 in Hannon’s Hotel, Roscommon at 7.30pm.  A big thank you to registered athletes, volunteers and family members that attended, also Peter O'Brien our guest speaker from Special Olympics Ireland who discussed the changes in the data protection act. We'd like to thank our out going committee members, Marie Allen, Carol Tahney, Veronica Murray and Deirdre Kavanagh for their hard work, dedication  and commitment to the Regional Committee over the last 6 years . 
 

Connaught

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.

Over 30 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 

Level 1 Athletics Course
Fri 9th/Sat 10th March &
Fri 23rd/Sat 24th March 

Contact John for more details
Level 1 AAI Coaching Course.pdf
Level 1 AAI Booking Form.pdf 


Click here for booking form