Region K Basketball Skills

COVID Procedures

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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. 

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https://www.soill.org/wp-content/uploads/2-High-Risk-Fact-Sheet-7.9.20.pdf

What Is Basketball skills?

One of the most popular sports in Illinois, basketball provides competition for both teams and individuals. Individuals can compete in the Basketball Individual Skills Competition to develop basic basketball skills. Events include the Target Pass, 10 Meter Dribble and Spot Shot events.

Individual Skills participants compete locally in Region Qualifying events. Individuals who win a gold medal are eligible to advance to the State Basketball Championships held in Normal in March.

Developmental Events

  • Individual Skills Competition – Target Pass, 10 Meter Dribble, Spot Shot

Competition Information

Individual Skills Competition – Target Pass, 10 Meter Dribble, Spot Shot


Individuals Skills: All athletes will be given the opportunity to complete all 3 skills- Dribbling, Shooting, Passing. Athletes will be scored, but not divisioned.

Facility Information

The Basketball Skills event will be held in the James “Hummer” Waugh Gymnasium.

Event Details

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Volunteer Information

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Equipment

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Awards

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Concessions

Food will be provided.

Supporting Documents

To see a complete list of all State Championship Competitions, click here.

To find out more information about the Knights of Columbus, who support Special Olympics Illinois throughout the year, click here.

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.

Date

Nov 17 2022
Expired!

Time

8:00 am - 6:00 pm

Cost

Free

Location

Waugh Gym
468 North Ken Gray Parkway, Rend Lake, IL 62846

Organizer

Nick Schutte
Phone
618-318-1567
Email
nschutte@soill.org

Other Organizers

MacKenzie McFeron
Phone
618-314-5668
Email
mmcferon@soill.org
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