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.

In Person Training & Competition is currently suspended through the end of June.

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.

In Person Training & Competition is currently suspended through the end of June.
Virtual ProgramVirtual Program

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.
CompetitionCompetition

Sports Season
At Home

Statewide competition continues with our first ever Sports Season At Home, a Fitness Competition for Champions. Please join us!
Statewide competition continues with our first ever Sports Season At Home, a Fitness Competition for Champions. Please join us!
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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.

Find Your Region

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