ALL TEAM LEINSTER TRAINING SESSIONS BETWEEN THE 2nd AND THE 5th OF MARCH 2018 HAVE BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO ADVERSE WEATHER CONDITIONS
About Special Olympics Leinster
Special Olympics Leinster provides year round sports training and competition to over 1,500 athletes with an intellectual disability.
The Region is divided into 2 areas - North and South Leinster covering counties Louth, Meath, Offaly, Laois, Kilkenny, Carlow, Wexford, Mid and South Kildare, South Wicklow and East Westmeath.
Read more about us here
Annual Regional Meeting
This year’s Annual Regional Meeting will take place on:
Date: 28th March 2018
Time: 6.30pm – 8.30pm (Registration from 6pm)
Venue: Special Olympics Headquarters, National Sports Campus, Blanchardstown, Dublin 15
This year we need to elect a new Chairperson to the committee. If you know of anybody who may be suitable for this role please complete the below nomination form and return it to the Special Olympics Leinster office.
We hope that many of the members of the Special Olympics Leinster Region have the opportunity to attend this Annual Regional Meeting and we look forward to meeting you all there.
2018 ARM Nomination Form.pdf
Team Leinster Training
Our 2nd team training sessions took place last weekend. We had 11 sports training in Kilkenny on the Saturday, Equestrian in Kells on Friday and MATP in Carlow on Saturday. The excitement surrounding the games is really starting to show and the team is bonding well with each training weekend.
The games will take place in Dublin from the 14 - 17th of June 2018.
More photos from the training sessions can be found here...
Floorball Development day
On Saturday 10th March we had 8 teams come to Portarlington Community Centre to take part in the Floorball Development day. 60 athletes took part on the day. It was a very enjoyable day with some great matches played on the day. More photos can be found here
Young Athlete Training.
Well Done to the 14 participants who completed the coaching children course at the weekend 10th & 11th February. It took place in Monasterevan GFC.