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News stories from the Connaught region
By Special Olympics Connaught on 5/15/2014 1:42 PM
Congratulations to all our Connaught Athletes who represented Ireland at the 2015 World Summer Games in Los Angeles
By Special Olympics Connaught on 5/8/2014 11:16 AM
 Rod Stewart Tribute Night Friday May 16th at Athlone Springs Hotel.
By Special Olympics Connaught on 4/10/2014 11:09 AM
Official Opening of Claremorris Running Track.
By Special Olympics Connaught on 3/6/2014 1:21 PM
Artistic and Rhythmic gymnastics development day held at Renmore Gymnastics Club Galway.
By Special Olympics Connaught on 3/6/2014 11:46 AM

CMD Pancake Day Coffee Morning raises a fantastic €770.00

By Special Olympics Connaught on 3/4/2014 5:10 PM
Loughrea Community will attempt to break three Guinness World Records
By Special Olympics Connaught on 2/28/2014 4:30 PM
Bressie, the popular musician, TV personality and a keen cyclist/triathlete
By Special Olympics Connaught on 2/17/2014 11:59 AM
Over one hundred people representing all sectors of the community were in attendance at the recent launch of the An Post Tour of Sligo 2014 by John Treacy Chief Executive of the Irish Sports Council.
By Special Olympics Connaught on 1/30/2014 11:53 AM
The annual basketball competition took place in the Kingfisher Club
By Special Olympics Connaught on 1/23/2014 2:39 PM
5 Peaks, 10,500 feet, 36 hours. Are you up for a Challenge?
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CMD Pancake Day Coffee Morning
Three Guinness World Records
Bressie targets An Post Tour of Sligo
Launch of An Post Tour of Sligo 2014
Basketball Finals Day
5 Peaks Challenge
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Author:Created:4/14/2010 2:06 PMRssIcon
News stories from the Connaught region
By Special Olympics Connaught on 5/15/2014 1:42 PM
Congratulations to all our Connaught Athletes who represented Ireland at the 2015 World Summer Games in Los Angeles
By Special Olympics Connaught on 5/8/2014 11:16 AM
 Rod Stewart Tribute Night Friday May 16th at Athlone Springs Hotel.
By Special Olympics Connaught on 4/10/2014 11:09 AM
Official Opening of Claremorris Running Track.
By Special Olympics Connaught on 3/6/2014 1:21 PM
Artistic and Rhythmic gymnastics development day held at Renmore Gymnastics Club Galway.
By Special Olympics Connaught on 3/6/2014 11:46 AM

CMD Pancake Day Coffee Morning raises a fantastic €770.00

By Special Olympics Connaught on 3/4/2014 5:10 PM
Loughrea Community will attempt to break three Guinness World Records
By Special Olympics Connaught on 2/28/2014 4:30 PM
Bressie, the popular musician, TV personality and a keen cyclist/triathlete
By Special Olympics Connaught on 2/17/2014 11:59 AM
Over one hundred people representing all sectors of the community were in attendance at the recent launch of the An Post Tour of Sligo 2014 by John Treacy Chief Executive of the Irish Sports Council.
By Special Olympics Connaught on 1/30/2014 11:53 AM
The annual basketball competition took place in the Kingfisher Club
By Special Olympics Connaught on 1/23/2014 2:39 PM
5 Peaks, 10,500 feet, 36 hours. Are you up for a Challenge?
You must be logged in and have permission to create or edit a blog.
CMD Pancake Day Coffee Morning
Three Guinness World Records
Bressie targets An Post Tour of Sligo
Launch of An Post Tour of Sligo 2014
Basketball Finals Day
5 Peaks Challenge
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Special Olympics Connaught
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North West Business Park Collooney
Sligo
T: 071-9118320
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E: connaught@specialolympics.ie

Splashin' Penguins Special Olympics Club Celebrate's 20th Anniversary 
  
   
The Splasin' Penguins Special Olympics Club celebrated their 20th anniversary at Lola Montez. The event was marked with the presentation of the Tony Rennick Cup for the Most Improved Swimmer, which was awarded to athlete John Gordon by Cathaoirleach Cllr Seamus Kilgannon. In recognition of the clubs mile stone achievement, presentations were also made to the club by Myra Merrick, the Regional Director for Special Olympics Connaught and Pat O'Malley for her work with the club. In it's two decade history, Splashin' Penguins have gone from strength to strength and have confirmed that four of their athletes have been selected to represent Connaught at the National Games being held in Dublin next year. Among the clubs talented athletes is Strandhill native Joseph Cullen who won a gold medal at the World Summer Games in Athens in 2011 for the 100 Individual Medley. 

  

Annual Affiliation 2017 – 2018 

Annual Affiliation documents have been issued to all clubs and completed documentation is due back in the office no later than September 28th.  The following supporting documents may assist with your clubs Annual Affiliation:

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How to edit your Annual Affiliation Forms (click here)

- 2017/2018 Affiliation Fee Structure (click here)

- Insurance Cover Overview (click here)

If you have any questions about Annual affiliation or need assistance, please do not hesitate to contact Mary Ann on 0719118323 or
maryann.mcbrien@specialolympics.ie 

 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”.
                                                   

                                

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


    

 

 



 

                                                                              

 

 

 

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Polar Plunge Sligo
Saturday 9th Dec
Contact Maura for more details
 
Intro to Coaching Practices
Saturday 24th February 2018 
Contact John for more details 

Click here for booking form

 

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Splashin' Penguins 20th Anniversary

Pat O'Malley, Cathairrleach Cllr Seamus Kilgannon Joseph Cullen and Philipp Huel


Fergal Quinn, Cathairrleach Cllr Seamus Kilgannon, Philipp Huel and Joan Milmoe