Coaches Corner – Fall SONA Move Challenge (Sept-Nov) & Big Blue Training Updates
Special Olympics North America is hosting a fall Move Challenge, an 8-week movement challenge to see how many minutes of exercise participants can complete each week.
Participants can compete as:
Individuals (Special Olympics athletes only), Doubles (traditional or Unified),Teams (traditional, Unified or College, 3-10 people total). Unified teams must be at least 25% athletes and 25% Unified partners.
Report your minutes of exercise every Monday through the survey to earn a spot on the leaderboards. There will be 4 different leaderboards: Individual leaderboard, Doubles leaderboard, Team leaderboard and College leader-board.
Learn more about the challenge and how to get your team registered!
Also – Save the dates! Big Blue will be back! Happening this fall in Bloomington-Normal, October 1 -3. Learn more about the weekend’s schedule here.
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.
Who We Are
Special Olympics is a global organization that unleashes the human spirit through the transformative power and joy of sport, every day around the world. Special Olympics Illinois is a not-for-profit organization offering year-round training and competition in 18 sports for more than 23,000 athletes with intellectual disabilities and 13,000 Young Athletes ages 2-7 with and without intellectual disabilities. Special Olympics transforms the lives of people with intellectual disabilities, allowing them to realize their full potential in sports and in life. Special Olympics programs enhance physical fitness, motor skills, self-confidence, social skills and encourage family and community support.