By Special Olympics Ireland on 25/01/2017 16:57
The Special Olympics Connaught Chairperson is to receive an award for her dedication to Special Olympics at an event in Roscommon Town next month. 
By Special Olympics Ireland on 24/01/2017 18:25

·       Signing ceremony officially charts journey  to Special Olympics World Games Abu Dhabi 2019

·       Special Olympics celebrity ambassadors Michelle Kwan and Hussein Fahmy among those lending their support to the World Games in Abu Dhabi in 2019

By Special Olympics Ireland on 20/01/2017 14:40
Special Olympics Ireland announced as Official Charity Partner


Swim Ireland are delighted to launch the 2017 Swim for a Mile Challenge and announce Special Olympics Ireland as the Official Charity Partner. The challenge, which involves 10 weeks of training, gives participants the confidence and skills to reach the ultimate goal of swimming a mile while raising money for a worthy cause. 
By Special Olympics Ireland on 09/01/2017 16:37
Every year in Ireland thousands of students from our universities and institutes of technology carry out over 100,000 hours of volunteering. 

Ten third level colleges have now joined forces to develop studentvolunteer.ie - a brand new online resource which matches students’ interests with volunteering opportunities. 

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By Special Olympics Ireland on 25/01/2017 16:57
The Special Olympics Connaught Chairperson is to receive an award for her dedication to Special Olympics at an event in Roscommon Town next month. 
By Special Olympics Ireland on 24/01/2017 18:25

·       Signing ceremony officially charts journey  to Special Olympics World Games Abu Dhabi 2019

·       Special Olympics celebrity ambassadors Michelle Kwan and Hussein Fahmy among those lending their support to the World Games in Abu Dhabi in 2019

By Special Olympics Ireland on 20/01/2017 14:40
Special Olympics Ireland announced as Official Charity Partner


Swim Ireland are delighted to launch the 2017 Swim for a Mile Challenge and announce Special Olympics Ireland as the Official Charity Partner. The challenge, which involves 10 weeks of training, gives participants the confidence and skills to reach the ultimate goal of swimming a mile while raising money for a worthy cause. 
By Special Olympics Ireland on 09/01/2017 16:37
Every year in Ireland thousands of students from our universities and institutes of technology carry out over 100,000 hours of volunteering. 

Ten third level colleges have now joined forces to develop studentvolunteer.ie - a brand new online resource which matches students’ interests with volunteering opportunities. 

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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

Current Volunteer Opportunities Available In Our Clubs RIGHT NOW!

 

 

**Please note that a general volunteer role will cover a number of tasks including: equipment set up and tear down; registration of athletes and volunteers; inducting new volunteers; supervision of athletes between activities; serving refreshments; supervising the tuck shop**


Galaxy Club Mullingar are looking for volunteers in Badminton, Swimming and Golf. The Badminton takes place on Tuesdays 10:15 AM to 11:15 at Mullingar tennis Club

The Swimming takes place Wednesdays 2.45 to 3.30 at the pool in Mullingar Town Park.

Golf volunteering takes place at the Driving Range at Cullion Mullingar. Volunteering times depend on the availability of the volunteer.

 

 

 

 

Introduction to Coaching Practices Course

On Saturday 6th April, 11 volunteers took part in our Introduction Coaching Course held in the Sligo Grammar school. This course is run in conjunction with Coaching Ireland and is the 1st step on the coaching ladder for volunteers involved in our clubs. Participants took part in a variety of theory and practical sessions throughout the day. Thanks to the Grammar school for their continued support and the use of their excellent facilities. 

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

Floorball Regional Advancement
May 25th 
Kingfisher Galway

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Pitch and Putt
6th June
Athenry
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Kayaking
22nd June
Lough Rynn
 

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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