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Blog following Team Ireland at the 2010 Special Olympics European Games in Warsaw, Poland
By EuropeanGames on Friday, September 24, 2010

Ruth Geerah reads the athletes oath on behalf of all 1600 athletes competing in the Games

By EuropeanGames on Friday, September 24, 2010

An early start for most athletes on Divisioning Day

By EuropeanGames on Friday, September 24, 2010

Riobard Lankford wins a silver medal for Team Ireland in badminton

By EuropeanGames on Saturday, September 18, 2010

Tour of the beautiful city of Olsztyn followed by serious training for all athletes. Our last night in Olsztyn

By EuropeanGames on Friday, September 17, 2010

An early start from Dublin Airport and a long trek to our Host Town of Olsztyn, Poland

By EuropeanGames on Friday, September 17, 2010

All the athletes went training to acclimatise and then to a reception hosted by the President of Olsztyn

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Day 5 - Divisioning Day
Day 6 - First medal for Team Ireland
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Blog following Team Ireland at the 2010 Special Olympics European Games in Warsaw, Poland
By EuropeanGames on Friday, September 24, 2010

Ruth Geerah reads the athletes oath on behalf of all 1600 athletes competing in the Games

By EuropeanGames on Friday, September 24, 2010

An early start for most athletes on Divisioning Day

By EuropeanGames on Friday, September 24, 2010

Riobard Lankford wins a silver medal for Team Ireland in badminton

By EuropeanGames on Saturday, September 18, 2010

Tour of the beautiful city of Olsztyn followed by serious training for all athletes. Our last night in Olsztyn

By EuropeanGames on Friday, September 17, 2010

An early start from Dublin Airport and a long trek to our Host Town of Olsztyn, Poland

By EuropeanGames on Friday, September 17, 2010

All the athletes went training to acclimatise and then to a reception hosted by the President of Olsztyn

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Day 5 - Divisioning Day
Day 6 - First medal for Team Ireland
Day 1 - The Long Trek to Olsztyn
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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



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