Region K Basketball Skills Clinic for Eldorado Grade School
Individuals will work on their basketball skills events. Events include the Target Pass, 10 Meter Dribble and Spot Shot events.
Due to COVID-19 restrictions and per Special Olympics policy, spectators will not be allowed. We apologize for the inconvenience and appreciate your cooperation.
Food/Drink: Food and drinks WILL NOT be served at this event.
Competition/Awards: This competition is an exhibition event. Athletes will be awarded certificates in place of medals. Certificates will be emailed to the SOAD or Head Coach the week following the event. There is NO advancement to state from this event. Please ensure athletes and families are aware of the change for this year.
Athletes will participate in this clinic during their regular scheduled PE time at school.
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.
Masks must be worn: at tournament central, team staging areas, entering the facility to use the restrooms, in the restrooms, staging areas, during the competition and at any time or place when social distancing is not an option. Special Olympics will not be providing masks. Athletes and coaches must bring their own.
To make sure we abide by the in-person maximum set by the IDPH, parents and spectators are unfortunately not allowed to attend and only registered athletes, coaches and partners are allowed at the event. It is very important you relay to all parents and guardians the importance of only allowing registered persons into the event.
Special Olympics Illinois is committed to providing the best athlete, volunteer, coach and supporter environment possible. While we are excited to resume in-person events, the health and well-being of our constituents remains our top priority. All of our in-person events follow the COVID-19 recommended IDPH and CDC guidelines.