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By VolunteerAdmin on 6/15/2010 4:26 PM

 

YES ! We made it through in style !

 

By VolunteerAdmin on 6/15/2010 4:09 PM

Well the games are finally over..I must say that i have mixed emotions

By VolunteerAdmin on 6/12/2010 11:09 PM

What an Event Services Team !!

Eugene was “up and at it” in the Car Park before 7.00 this morning, and at the same time Catriona, our Early Bird, was at the MOC desk.

By VolunteerAdmin on 6/12/2010 5:51 PM

Yesterday the weather was great and we had a good day in the Healthy Athlete Tent.

By VolunteerAdmin on 6/11/2010 11:45 PM

 And I would walk 5000 miles....

By VolunteerAdmin on 6/11/2010 11:36 PM

An early start made easier by the sunshine!

By VolunteerAdmin on 6/11/2010 8:09 PM

Hectic entertainment schedule but so far so good 

By VolunteerAdmin on 6/10/2010 11:02 PM

 

1,900 Athletes and 800 Coaches were transferred by 52 buses to Thomond Park with the assistance of the Gardai.

 

By VolunteerAdmin on 6/10/2010 8:29 PM

Fantastic Day in the Healthy Athlete Tent

By VolunteerAdmin on 6/10/2010 8:13 PM

Busy day visiting a number of different venues

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The Final Day
Sunny Saturday—Day 3
Event Services Friday
Event Services Day 1
Day 1 in Healthy Athlete
Day 1 in Family Services
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Author:Created:6/7/2010 7:34 PMRssIcon
The Special Olympics Ireland Volunteer Blog gives insight into volunteering with Special Olympics Ireland
By VolunteerAdmin on 6/15/2010 4:26 PM

 

YES ! We made it through in style !

 

By VolunteerAdmin on 6/15/2010 4:09 PM

Well the games are finally over..I must say that i have mixed emotions

By VolunteerAdmin on 6/12/2010 11:09 PM

What an Event Services Team !!

Eugene was “up and at it” in the Car Park before 7.00 this morning, and at the same time Catriona, our Early Bird, was at the MOC desk.

By VolunteerAdmin on 6/12/2010 5:51 PM

Yesterday the weather was great and we had a good day in the Healthy Athlete Tent.

By VolunteerAdmin on 6/11/2010 11:45 PM

 And I would walk 5000 miles....

By VolunteerAdmin on 6/11/2010 11:36 PM

An early start made easier by the sunshine!

By VolunteerAdmin on 6/11/2010 8:09 PM

Hectic entertainment schedule but so far so good 

By VolunteerAdmin on 6/10/2010 11:02 PM

 

1,900 Athletes and 800 Coaches were transferred by 52 buses to Thomond Park with the assistance of the Gardai.

 

By VolunteerAdmin on 6/10/2010 8:29 PM

Fantastic Day in the Healthy Athlete Tent

By VolunteerAdmin on 6/10/2010 8:13 PM

Busy day visiting a number of different venues

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The Final Day
Sunny Saturday—Day 3
Event Services Friday
Event Services Day 1
Day 1 in Healthy Athlete
Day 1 in Family Services
There are no recent comments on this blog.
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Special Olympics Connaught
The Gateway Building
North West Business Park Collooney
Sligo
T: 071-9118320
F: 071-9133335
E: connaught@specialolympics.ie

Connaught News


Floorball Development Day

We held a very successful development day on Saturday 17th November 2018 in the Kingfisher Gym, NUIG, Galway.
49 athletes were in attendance and got to try out the sport and participate in a number of matches. Thanks to all the volunteers 
who helped out, in particular Michael Lynch and Terence Flynn who led the session.
To see some photos of the day please click here  


Rhythmic Gymnastics Weekend in North Galway

Tuam/Headford SOC held a a very successful inter-club event for Gymnastics athletes on Saturday 20th and Sunday 21st October.
For further details on a fantastic weekend see attached document Rhythmic Gymnastics inter-club.pdf


 Photos are available on our Flickr Page 


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”.
                                                    

 

 

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Intro to Coaching Practices
Saturday 24th November
Course Details
 


 

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Thank You Night for
Team Connaught volunteers



For further photos click here