The 2022 Special Olympics USA Games will be hosted by Orlando, Florida on June 5-11, 2022. Over 4,000 athletes will compete in nearly 20 Olympic-style individual and team sports, with the support of 1,000 coaches, 10,000 volunteers and over 60,000 family, friends and spectators.
The Special Olympics USA Games celebrate the Special Olympics movement, promote the ideals of acceptance and inclusion through sport, and showcase athletes from throughout the U.S. and the abilities of people with intellectual disabilities. The USA Games also highlight Special Olympics’ work in sport, education, health, and communities.
Sports (Official list TBD for 2022):
Stand Up Paddle Board
The Special Olympics USA Games will use the power and joy of sports as a catalyst for driving social change, changing perceptions, and creating more inclusive communities.
Interested in volunteering?
We would love to have you be a part of the team! As a volunteer, you will have the opportunity to help thousands of athletes, coaches, and families experience the joys of sport and competition at the highest level. We would love to have you be a part of the team! Please visit http://www.specialolympicsusagames.org/volunteer to add your contact information to our database, and be the first to review and choose volunteer opportunities when they become available in early 2017. You will also have the opportunity to express your interest in specific areas and/or leadership roles.
We will require 10,000 volunteers to plan and implement the USA Games, and many positions are appropriate for families with children age 11 and up, high school youth groups, associations, or employee groups. We look forward to your support!
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