February 22 @ 6:00 PM - February 23 @ 10:00 PM EST
Special Olympics New York is proud to announce that our athletes and coaches will travel from all across the state to compete in a variety of winter sports at venues within the Greater Rochester Area this February 22-23, 2019. There will be 6 sports offered; Alpine Skiing, Cross-Country Skiing(Nordic), Figure Skating, Floor Hockey, Snowboarding and Snowshoe.
The Honorary Chair of the Winter Games is Monroe County Executive, Cheryl Dinolfo. The Winter Games Organizing Committee is led by Co-Chairs Dennis Mullen, The Mullen Group and Maggie Brooks, Regional Transit Service.
Opening Ceremonies: Friday, February 22 at 8 PM at Riverside Convention Center, featuring the Parade of Athletes, entertainment and the lighting of the Special Olympics Cauldron.
Athletic Competition: Saturday, February 23, in six Olympic-style sports.
Service Volunteers and Fans in the Stands are needed at Opening Ceremonies and all competitions!