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Special Olympics Ulster Clubs

In the Ulster Region we have 65 clubs that are affiliated to Special Olympics Ireland.  This includes a mixture of community based clubs and service based groups who avail of training, events and sports competitions throughout the year as part of the Special Olympics Ireland programme.

Community based clubs are open to anyone over the age of 4* with an intellectual disability within the immediate locality - capacity permitting. Please find below a list of the community based clubs available in the Ulster Region.

Service based groups are also mostly based in local communities - they include residential centres, special schools, workshops and day activation units etc. They only provide a Special Olympics programme to people within their service.

Get Involved

1. Choose a Special Olympics Club from the table below.
2. Contact the club directly for more information on club training nights/times.
2. If you have any issues contacting a club directly, please contact Special Olympics Ulster Regional Office for further assistance on 028 9023 9023.

If you would be interested in setting up a Special Olympics Club in your area contact the Ulster Regional Office for more information.

Special Olympics Ulster Mens Football Team.

*Athletes from 4 can take part in Special Olympics through the Young Athlete Programme. Contact the office for further details.
CountyClubTown / AreaClub VenueSportsContactEmailPhone Number
AntrimAntrim Borough Special Olympics ClubAntrimStiles Community CentreBasketballWilliam Whitmarshwhitmarsh2007@btinternet.com07706862067
AntrimBallymena Special Olympics ClubBallymenaSeven Towers Leisure CentreBocceColeen or 02825881698
AntrimBelfast Cranes Special Olympics ClubBelfastCregagh Community CentreBasketballKirsty or 02890508000
AntrimBelfast Eagles Special Olympics ClubBelfastVarious Golf Clubs (Knock, Masserene, Fort William & Balmoral)GolfCarol Kennedycarol.kennedy@ntlworld.com07796540052
AntrimBelfast Wolves Special Olympics ClubBelfastLoughside Recreation CentreFloorballLee 07821346004
AntrimCarrick Chargers Special Olympics ClubCarrickfergusCarrickfergus Leisure CentreBasketballGary Neillgaryn153@gmail.com07796540213
AntrimLarne Red Socs Special Olympics ClubLarneLarne Grammar School /Glengormley Sports BowlAthleticsPhyllis or 02828272607
AntrimLisburn 2gether Special Olympics ClubLisburnNational Badminton Centre - Lisburn Racquets Club / Leisureplex - LisburnBadminton, Football, Bocce, Ten-Pin Bowling AquaticsMargaret 92605927
AntrimNeptunes Special Olympics ClubWest BelfastWhiterock Leisure CentreAquaticsBrendan McNeicebrendanmcneice@hotmail.com07590989958
AntrimNewtownabbey Racers Special Olympics ClubNewtownabbeyThe Valley Leisure CentreAthleticsRobert or 02893324025
AntrimPin Pals Special Olympics ClubBelfastDundonald Ice BowlTenpin BowlingColette Caseycolette.casey@ymail.com07754264427 or 02890209336
AntrimSALTO Gymnastics ClubBelfastBelvoir Activity CentreGymnastics Artistic / RhythmicPatricia K McAlisterp.mcalister3@ntlworld.com07710745019
AntrimSixmile Sharks Special Olympics ClubBallyclareSixmile Leisure CentreAquaticsColin Davidsonsixmilesharks@googlemail.com07846965522 or 07879890509
Antrim All Stars Special Olympics ClubBelfastMary Peter's TrackAthleticsJackie Neillallstarsbelfast@outlook.com07808581893
ArmaghArmagh Special Olympics ClubArmaghOrchard Leisure CentreAquaticsNicki Rankinnicki.mark@btinternet.com07740988529 or 02885556906
ArmaghBirdies Special Olympics Golf ClubLurganCraigavon Golf & Ski CentreGolfJacquelyn or 02838832922
ArmaghHigh Rollers Special Olympics ClubArmaghSt. Catherines CollegeBocceBarbara Abbottrib7777@hotmail.com07799403888 or 02837507503
ArmaghRipples Sports Special Olympics ClubCraigavon, PortadownCraigavon Leisure Centre / CentrepointAquatics / Tenpin BowlingAngela
ArmaghSkiability Special Olympics ClubCraigavonCraigavon Golf & Ski CentreAlpine SkiingJo Bestlbest1@btinternet.com07704262482
Cavan*Breffni Blues Special Olympics ClubCavan TownAstra Bowl, Cavan Golf Club, Breffni Park, Cavan Lesiure Centre, Cavan Canoe Centre, Anglo Celt, The Peace Link, St Patrick's CollegeGolf, Tenpin Bowling, Athletics, Aquatics, Kayaking, Bocce, BadmintonDeirdre Bradybreffniblues@gmail.com0861720288 or 0494361204
Derry/LondonderryBallymoney Special Olympics ClubBallymoneyJoey Dunlop CentreAquaticsCatherine
Derry/LondonderryCauseway Coast Special Olympics ClubColeraineThe Jet Centre / Coleraine Leisure CentreTenpin Bowling, AquaticsAnne Eastwoodanneeastwood@btinternet.com07796481609 or 02870343794
Derry/LondonderryColeraine Courgars SOCColeraineLoretto CollegeBasketballJonathan or 02870320022
Derry/LondonderryFoyle Special Olympics ClubDerry City Templemore Sports Complex, Brunswick Moviebowl, City BathsFootball 7, Kayaking, Tenpin Bowling, AquaticsRichard or 02871347984
Derry/LondonderryMagherafelt Marvels Special Olympics ClubMagherafeltMeadowbank Sports ArenaAthleticsArlene Thorntonlblisabrown@hotmail.com07740195789
Derry/LondonderryMid Ulster Special Olympics ClubTobermore, MagheraTobermore Driving Range / Maghera Day CentreGolfMairead Moohanmaireadmoohan3@hotmail.com07919400029 (after 4pm)
Donegal*Donegal Dynamo's Special Olympics ClubDonegal Town, LagheyDonegal Town F.C, Murvagh Golf CourseFootball 7, GolfMary Gormanddsoc@hotmail.com0876985599
Donegal*Errigal Special Olympics ClubBurtonport, Gweedore, DunlewySt Columba's Community Centre, An Cuirt, Dunlewy Equestrian CentreBocce, Aquatics, EquestrianNoel Flynnmargareta.wilson@hse.ie0861773312
Donegal*Inishowen Special Olympics ClubCarndonagh, Derry, MovilleCarndonagh Community School (Gym), Brunswick Moviebowl, Cooley Equestrian CentreTenpin Bowling, Equestrian, Cathleen Brophyinishowensoc@hotmail.com0749374350
Donegal*Jump 'n' Jacks Special Olympics ClubLetterkennyLetterkenny Community CentreGymnastics ArtisticMonica Griermonicagrier@outlook.ie0864002439
Donegal*Lennon Special Olympics ClubLetterkennyCraoibhinBocceBridget Boycebridget.boyce@hse.ie0870524448 or 0749139550
Donegal*Letterkenny Strikers Special Olympics ClubLetterkennyArena 7Tenpin BowlingPatricia Redmondtrisharedmond@hotmail.com0877570424
Donegal*Nemo Special Olympics ClubBallyshannonBallyshannon Leisure CentreAquaticsLorraine Flanaganspecialolympicsballyshannon@yahoo.com087662646 or 0719851092
Donegal*North West Special Olympics ClubLetterkennyCairde Le Cheile, Gartan Outdoor Education CentreAthletics, Basketball, Football 7, KayakingNicky McDermottnicolacannon@eircom.net0857241647 or 0857241647
Donegal*The Atlantic Special Olympics ClubKillybegsSt Catherine's Vocational SchoolAthletics, BasketballJenny McGuinnesscarberyy@yahoo.com0876415946
Down Banbridge Special Olympics ClubBanbridgeBanbridge High School / Banbridge Leisure CentreAthletics, Table Tennis, Bocce, AquaticsTracy Davistracydavis1@sky.com07805180390
Down Bangor Bluefins Special Olympics ClubBangorBangor AuroraAquaticsCarl Gouldingbangor.bluefins@hotmail.com07791853456
Down Bangor Bulls Badminton Special Olympics ClubBangorBangor Academy & Sixth Form CollegeBadmintonMark Simmonsmarksimmons187@gmail.com07766877561 or 02897521807
Down Down Special Olympics ClubDownpatrickBallymote Sports and Wellbeing Centre / Ballymote CentreFootball 7, Golf, Bocce, Table TennisFrank Donnellydownspecialolympics@gmail.com07745068557 or 02844613030
Down Newry City AFC Special Olympics ClubNewryNewry City FC, Sheepbridge Bowling Alley, Newry Swimming Pool, Dromantine CentreFootball 7, Tenpin Bowling, Aquatics, KayakingHelen McKeenewrycityspecialolympics@gmail.com07773022485 or 02890253928
Down Saddle and Reins Special Olympics ClubNewryBarkston Riding School and StablesEquestrianKaren or 02837508164
Down Shimna Stars Special Olympics ClubNewcastleShimna Integrated CollegeBasketballLucy
Down The City Strikers Special Olympics Bowling ClubNewrySheepbridge Bowling AlleyTenpin BowlingDympna Raffertyrafferty113@btinternet.com07843152075 or 02830267437
Down Wizards Special Olympics ClubBangorBangor Academy & Sixth Form CollegeBasketballCarol Allenwizardsspecialolympics@yahoo.com07594990161
FermanaghLakeland Special Olympics ClubEnniskillenErne Integrated College, Lakeland ForumFootball 7, AthleticsPatricia or 02866342833
Monaghan*Clones Erne East Special Olympics ClubClonesLargy CollegeBocce, BasketballMaria Trantmmg.trant@yahoo.ie0877767801 or 04752176
Monaghan*Monaghan Special Olympics ClubMonaghan Town, Castleblayney, EmyvaleSt Macartan's College, Monaghan First Presbyterian Church Hall, GR8, Monaghan Leisure Centre, Glaslough HarriersBasketball, Football 7, Athletics, Aquatics, Tenpin Bowling, Table TennisMargaret M McElroymgtmce@hotmail.com087 7985451 or 3534730404
TyroneDungannon Special Olympics ClubDungannonDungannon Leisure CentreAquaticsFionnuala or 02887752502
TyroneEagles Special Olympics ClubCoalislandGortgonis Sports ComplexFootball 7, Athletics, Bocce, AthleticsPaul Sweeneypaulnesweeny@aol.com02886767168
TyroneOmagh Spires Special Olympics ClubOmaghOmagh Leisure Complex, Omagh Golf Club, Omagh RDABocce, Aquatics, Golf, EquestrianRosemary McAleerchairperson@omaghspires.com07720153187 or 07926697745
TyroneStar Breakers Special Olympics ClubOmaghDean Maguire College, Youth Sport OmaghAthleticsEileen Mullaneileenmullan@btinternet.com07768069991 or 02880761155
TyroneStrabane and District Special Olympics ClubStrabane, Sion Mills, DerryKnockavoe School, Riversdale Leisure Centre, Sion Mills Parish Hall (The Bog Hall), Brunswick MoviebowlMATP, Aquatics, Athletics, Basketball, Bocce, Football 7, Ten Pin Bowling, Young Athlete Programme Lynda McIntyrelyndabill56@hotmail.com07752462365 or 02881658087