Local Programs

Area 7 – Fairfield, Kershaw, Lexington, Richland

Pattie Corley, Co-Area Director

email: ppcorley58@gmail.com

phone: 803-331-4748
Peg Hippen, Co-Area Director
Email: Area7@so-sc.org

Area 7 Leadership Team meetings take place the third Saturday of each month (except July and December), 10:00 a.m.,-Zoom

Next meeting will be held Saturday, September 19th.

Monthly Newsletter- coming soon

Special Olympics SC News

This a newsletter that comes out from the state office.  It keeps you updated on special events and basic information.  Contact Leigh at the office to be included on this email.

109 Oak Park Drive,
Columbia, SC 29063
Phone: (803) 772-1555

Special Olympics Area 7  Events

Virtual Sports Challenge

https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1ao3MJm7pL7EwfD5YARaXhg6tEz_JzcdZxIIXfbePBJE/edit#slide=id.p

Come join the fun Bitmoji Image

Fitness Challenges

Click on the site.  Click on the signs and objects to get to the activities.

https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1eDF8lS_iE6f8hCoX0b9b5v0sudmne1jb5wMe_yIuvr4/edit#slide=id.g86f4228e38_0_84

 

2020 Team Challenge-  SC Special Olympics

http://so-sc.org/impact2020/

 

Coaches’ Corner

https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1VXdt4uCTzSFOrFeaI_OLBp8vrAepiILuBR13TLaobFE/edit#slide=id.p

Becoming a coach

http://so-sc.org/coaches/

 

Medical/Permissions for Special Olympics- Use the new forms found at this site:

http://so-sc.org/athletes/

Family Connections

Activity flash cards for Young Athletes:

https://resources.specialolympics.org/sports-essentials/young-athletes/young-athletes-at-home

 

Check out our Facebook page: Special Olympics South Carolina Area 7

Fundraiser:

Turkey Trot- more information coming.

Motorcycle rally—next year.

 

Area 7 Sport contacts and Season Schedule

Swimming: Winter/Spring
Susan Luthren (803) 788-1715
sluthren@gmail.com

Bocce/Bowling:
Bowling – Over 21- Winter, Under 21 – Summer
Bocce – Fall
Lexington County
Scott Bruner (803) 622-7771
twohawksfly@windstream.net

Richland County
Sherri Sellers
Sherri.sellers@palmettogba.com

Friends and Pins Summer Bowling:
Kara Harmon (803) 404-5515

Soccer: Fall
Susan Brown
(803) 798-0855
susieQ4life@aol.com

Basketball:  Winter
Tim Graves (803) 237-8241
Tbg28@bellsouth.net

Paddle Boarding: Summer
Rachel Maxwell
rachelmax@sc.rr.com

Tennis: Fall
David Andes
david@focusedliving.com

Gymnastics/Cheerleading: Summer
All-Star Gymnastics (803) 561-9682

Equestrian opportunity:  Dreamriders c/o Lewis Dyer   (803) 951-5385

 

 

 

 

 

Events


  • 4
    Aug

    Summer Educators Workshop

    We are looking forward to bringing this opportunity back and will give you time to network and learn more about the Unified Champion Schools movement. This is a great event to invite a friend or two as well as other schools in your district to attend!

  • 28
    Aug

    Truck Convoy For Special Olympics

    Check out all of the trucks in the convoy and some cool antique trucks. 100% of the funds raised go to the Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics South Carolina.

  • 4
    Sep

    September Slammer - State Tennis Tournament

    Join us for the 2021 September Slammer – State Tennis Tournament – September 4 at the Cayce Tennis and Fitness Complex in Cayce, SC. Athletes from around the state will compete in multiple levels of competition.

  • 11
    Sep

    Columbia Bocce Bash

    Get your friends together and register to play today!

  • 1
    Oct

    17th Annual Give to Gain Gala

    Tickets are availabe now!

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