Spring Games Rescheduling
Area 7 Richland Spring Games rescheduled for April 21st.
Area 9 (Georgetown, Williamsburg) Spring Games rescheduled for May 15th.
Area 15 ( Aiken, Edgefield, Saluda) Spring Games rescheduled for April 24th.
Area 16 (Horry) Spring Games rescheduled for April 24th.
Athlete Spotlight – Megan Whitherly, Bluffton
Megan Witherly is 33 years old and has participated in Special Olympics South Carolina since she was in the 9th grade. She says the friendships she’s made are so special and she is always pushing herself to her best. Megan plays tennis is always training for a match and to get better. She also has the support of great coaches that always encourage her.
2015 Summer Games
May 1-3, Columbia
Join us for another outstanding year of athletics and competition during the 2015 State Summer Games. More than 1,500 athletes from around the state will compete in eight sports, Bocce, Aquatics, Athletics, Badminton, Bowling, Softball, Gymnastics and Powerlifting.
Over 800 volunteers and even more coaches, parents and spectators will be at events throughout the weekend. The main events including Opening and Closing Ceremonies will be held at Fort Jackson along with other venues for Gymnastics, Athletics and Badminton.
Anyone can be a torchbearer of the Flame of Hope as it makes its way through South Carolina, May 30-31 and June 1,5 and 6. Register today as a team or individual and take part in a once in a lifetime event to deliver the Flame of Hope to LA and help raise money for the Special Olympics movement.
Money raised from SC Routes will benefit the local area programs and the 22,593 athletes in South Carolina.
Register today: www.unifiedrelay.org
SC Athletes and Coaches named to Special Olympics World Games Team USA
Special Olympics South Carolina is proud to announce that 5 athletes, 2 coaches,and 1 Unified Partner from South Carolina have been named to Special Olympics Team USA. The 491 member delegation will represent the United States at the 2015 Special Olympics World Summer Games, being held July 25-August 2, 2015, in Los Angeles, California.
Meet the South Carolina Delegation: