Special Olympics New York provides inclusive opportunities for people with intellectual disabilities to compete in Olympic-style, coached sports. To stay active for life. To achieve goals at local and international contests. And to taste victory and overcome defeat.

Important Update

All Training & Competition is currently suspended through the end of May.
The 2020 Summer Games have also been cancelled.

Special Olympics New York provides inclusive opportunities for people with intellectual disabilities to compete in Olympic-style, coached sports. To stay active for life. To achieve goals at local and international contests. And to taste victory and overcome defeat.

Important Update

All Training & Competition is currently suspended through the end of May.
The 2020 Summer Games have also been cancelled.
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Virtual Program & Resources

While Special Olympics New York training and competition is currently suspended, we are proud to be offering a six-week virtual program for athletes.
While Special Olympics New York training and competition is currently suspended, we are proud to be offering a six-week virtual program for athletes.
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Thrilling Competition

From training to the state games and beyond, athletes work hard to qualify at every level and to beat the field in every sport.
From training to the state games and beyond, athletes work hard to qualify at every level and to beat the field in every sport.
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A Vibrant Community

Leadership skills and healthy living benefit athletes long after any game, so lessons of inclusivity and wellness radiate across the state.

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Curious about activities near you? Learn about sports, events and ways to get involved in each of our nine regions.