Special Populations Recreational Programs
Come play in our gymnastics gym! Develop motor skills, coordination, balance, flexibility, self-confidence, and strength. A gymnastic instructor supervises.
Special Olympics - Summer Sports
Please help Special Olympics Maryland-Charles County restart the kayaking program by enrolling to participate. Learn to safely handle a kayak and then enjoy the thrill of competition.
|Gilbert Run Park||Sa||Jun 15-Aug 10||9:00-11:00a||Register|
Improve your golf skills through our Unified two-person teams. Beginners can learn new skills like driving, iron, pitch, chip, and putting through the Golf Skills program.
|Golf Skills||White Plains||Tu||Aug 6-Sep 24||5:30-7:30p||Register|
|Unified Golf||White Plains||Tu||Aug 6-Sep 24||5:30-7:30p||Register|
Special Olympics Maryland and the Department of Recreation, Parks, and Tourism in a joint partnership offer a year-round program for athletic conditioning, training, and competition for individuals with intellectual disabilities who are at least eight years of age. There is no maximum age limit. All Special Olympics sports activities are free of charge to athletes. Currently, Special Olympics Charles County offers a chance to compete in ten Olympic-style sports annually. Online registration is available and required to participate in Special Olympics Sports.
|Join our email list by sending an email to SO_CC@verizon.net. For more information, please call George Hoehl at 301-599-0307 or Pat Sharar at 301-932-8196.|
Registration and Updated Medicals
|The policy of Special Olympics MD is that ALL medical/volunteer applications must be updated every three years. This is required before a participant can attend training. To determine your status, please call 301-932-8196. Coaches will enforce this policy.|
|View the Athlete Medical Form here. All 5 pages must be completed. Incomplete forms will not be accepted.|
Volunteers and Coaches Needed
|Volunteers are an important part of the Special Olympics program. Please consider volunteering your time with this worthwhile program. Details: 973-689-9885.|
|Coaches must be 18 or older and are subject to a criminal background investigation. Training is offered. Details firstname.lastname@example.org.|
|View the Volunteer Application Form here.|
|Volunteer's are asked to complete the Protective Behaviors Training. Take the quiz at the end of the presentation and ensure that you hit submit so that you and Special Olympics Maryland receive notification of your successful completion. Please print the email and include it with your application.|