Contact Us

Bernie McCormack
Regional Development Officer - Sport
Special Olympics Eastern Region
National Sports Campus
Snugborough Road
Dublin 15
Tel: 01 8912003
bernie.mccormack@specialolympics.ie




Karen Coventry
Regional Development Officer, Sport
Special Olympics Eastern Region
National Sports Campus
Snugborough Road
Dublin 15
Tel: 01 8912002

karen.coventry@specialolympics.ie










Eastern Region SPORT

 

Special Olympics Eastern Region offer training and competition in 15 sports and the Motor Activities Training Programme on a year round basis.

2017/2018 Leagues and Tournaments

1,378 Athletes have registered to compete in leagues and tournaments in 8 sports this season.

Athletes will compete in +300 League Fixtures from September – June.

Sport

Athletes

Female

Male

Teams

Divisions

Fixtures

Athletics

106

25

82

TBC

TBC

TBC

Badminton

62

25

37

6

1

6

Basketball

310

126

183

31

7

110

Bocce

135

63

72

11

2

54

Bowling

308

116

192

65

4

17

Football

187

0

187

19

4

92

Golf

49

43

6

6

1

6

Swimming

221

72

149

9

3

15

In addition to Leagues and Tournaments athletes will have the opportunity to enter development events in 2018.

Table Tennis February 11th 2018 – Doubles/Mixed Doubles only

MATP / Bocce Skills March 8th 2018

Basketball U16s Development Day April/May 2018

Equestrian Development Day April 2018

Football U16s Development Day October 2018


For more information on each sport click the links below.
To find a club in your area click on the
CLUBS link.


 

  

 

 

Coach Education and Volunteer Training

Coaches and volunteers are absolutely essential to Special Olympics Eastern Region. Without you, the programme simply cannot operate effectively. As a coach, you provide athletes with encouragement, guidance and technical support to help athletes reach their full potential.

Special Olympics Eastern Region run a number of coaching courses and volunteer training courses throughout the year across the region for both new and existing volunteers.

For upcoming courses in the Eastern Region please visit our Coach and General Volunteer Training page.

Sports Coaching Guides - click into each sport on the main sports page to find out more about coaching and rules for that sport.

 

Eastern Region Sports Events

All photographs taken by the Eastern Region at events are shared on our
Eastern Region Flickr Page:
https://www.flickr.com/photos/95638172@N08/sets/
If you would like to share some of your photographs please send them in to us!