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Stories from Special Olympics Athletes throughout the island of Ireland
By AthleteStories on 12/19/2012 12:53 PM
    William McGrath from Kilmacthomas, Co. Waterford will compete in the Floorball event at the 2013 Special Olympics World Winter Games
By AthleteStories on 11/13/2012 8:31 AM
Joseph McCarthy from Midleton, Co. Cork will compete in Floorball at the 2013 Special Olympics World Winter Games.
By AthleteStories on 11/12/2012 2:04 PM
Roy Saville from Mayfield, Cork will compete in Floorball at the 2013 Special Olympics World Winter Games.
By AthleteStories on 11/12/2012 2:02 PM
James Murphy from Corbally, Co. Clare will compete in Floorball at the 2013 Special Olympics World Winter Games.
By AthleteStories on 11/12/2012 2:01 PM
George Fitzgerald from Waterford will compete in Floorball at the 2013 Special Olympics World Winter Games.
By AthleteStories on 11/12/2012 1:58 PM
Brendan O'Sullivan from Rathmore, Co. Kerry will compete in Floorball at the 2013 Special Olympics World Winter Games.
By AthleteStories on 11/12/2012 1:56 PM
Aidan Cross from Cahir, Co. Tipperary will compete in Floorball at the 2013 Special Olympics World Winter Games.
By AthleteStories on 11/12/2012 1:51 PM
Séan Murphy from Gurranabraher in Cork will compete in Floorball at the 2013 Special Olympics World Winter Games.
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 AthleteStories on 4/24/2012 10:12 AM
    Katherine Daly from Dublin will compete in the Novice Slalom and Giant Slalom events at the 2013 Special Olympics World Winter Games
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Joseph McCarthy
Roy Saville
James Murphy
George Fitzgerald
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Aidan Cross
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Author:Created:5/17/2010 9:33 AMRssIcon
Stories from Special Olympics Athletes throughout the island of Ireland
By AthleteStories on 12/19/2012 12:53 PM
    William McGrath from Kilmacthomas, Co. Waterford will compete in the Floorball event at the 2013 Special Olympics World Winter Games
By AthleteStories on 11/13/2012 8:31 AM
Joseph McCarthy from Midleton, Co. Cork will compete in Floorball at the 2013 Special Olympics World Winter Games.
By AthleteStories on 11/12/2012 2:04 PM
Roy Saville from Mayfield, Cork will compete in Floorball at the 2013 Special Olympics World Winter Games.
By AthleteStories on 11/12/2012 2:02 PM
James Murphy from Corbally, Co. Clare will compete in Floorball at the 2013 Special Olympics World Winter Games.
By AthleteStories on 11/12/2012 2:01 PM
George Fitzgerald from Waterford will compete in Floorball at the 2013 Special Olympics World Winter Games.
By AthleteStories on 11/12/2012 1:58 PM
Brendan O'Sullivan from Rathmore, Co. Kerry will compete in Floorball at the 2013 Special Olympics World Winter Games.
By AthleteStories on 11/12/2012 1:56 PM
Aidan Cross from Cahir, Co. Tipperary will compete in Floorball at the 2013 Special Olympics World Winter Games.
By AthleteStories on 11/12/2012 1:51 PM
Séan Murphy from Gurranabraher in Cork will compete in Floorball at the 2013 Special Olympics World Winter Games.
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 AthleteStories on 4/24/2012 10:12 AM
    Katherine Daly from Dublin will compete in the Novice Slalom and Giant Slalom events at the 2013 Special Olympics World Winter Games
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William McGrath
Joseph McCarthy
Roy Saville
James Murphy
George Fitzgerald
Brendan O'Sullivan
Aidan Cross
Séan Murphy
Katherine Daly
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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

Are you interested in Coaching?
Introduction to Coaching Practices Course

Special Olympics Connaught are running an Intro to Coaching Practices course on Saturday 30th November in Galway. This is a 1-day course (09.00am-17.00pm) and is ideal for this interested in starting on their coaching journey with Special Olympics. For further information and to book a place on the course please click on the below link.




 

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”. 

Notice Board

Young Athlete Sligo 
Meeting  for interested  families and  volunteers.
Venue: 
Northside Resource Center, Forthill, Sligo.
Monday November 4th at 7pm.

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Athlete Leadership Forum
Connacht Hotel, Galway
Saturday 9th Nov

Contact: Mary Ann
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Intro to Coaching Practices
Ballinfoile/Castlegar Centre, Galway
Saturday 30th Nov

Contact: John or Annette 
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Swimming Cat 1 Event 
Sligo Regional Sports Complex
Wed 6th Nov

Contact: Annette

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Keep in touch

with Connaught on Twitter
@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.