Chicago Sky Partnership
Work for the Chicago Sky
The Chicago Sky, in conjunction with Special Children’s Charities and Special Olympics Illinois, will be hosting their inaugural Special Olympics Runs the Game event at Wintrust Arena on Sunday, July 1st at 5pm. SO Athletes are invited to hold a job or position both behind the scenes or around the court area during the game that evening.
To view a list of available jobs, please visit http://sky.wnba.com/specialolympics/
We encourage you to invite family and friends out to enjoy the game as well! There are opportunities for entire groups to participate on the court at the game! In honor of the 50th Anniversary of the 1968 International Summer Games, 50% of all proceeds will be donated back to the Special Olympics.
To purchase tickets and register your athletes for the
Chicago Sky Special Olympics Runs the Game event, you have 2 options:
- CLICK HERE to purchase tickets and USE PROMO CODE: OLYMPICS
- Give Bryan Van Den Bosch a call at 312-994-5986 and he can take care of both the tickets and job registration
Learn from the Pros
On Sunday July 8, the Chicago Sky in partnership with University of Chicago Medicine will host their ﬁrst annual #ChicagoFit Health and Fitness Festival.
As part of the event this year, the Chicago Sky will be attempting to break a World Record for the largest multi-venue basketball clinic of 4,000 participants, including Special Olympics basketball players. The current record holder is Kevin Durant of the Golden Warriors and the NBA. The Sky hope to inspire people living in the Chicagoland area from ages 8 – 80 to be more conscious about their health this summer and show the world what the women of the WNBA can accomplish!
They are providing bus transportation to the ﬁrst 30 groups that sign up! The buses can hold about 40-50 people. Lyft will also be providing discounted transportation.
- Clinic Check-in: 12:30pm-2:00pm
- Clinic: 2:00pm-2:30pm
- Complimentary family ﬁtness and health fair: 2:30pm-6:00pm
After the world record breaking event, the Sky will host our annual Health and Fitness festival, featuring 40 of the leading health and wellness brands in the Chicagoland area with prizes and giveaways. Please use this link to sign up for the event: http://sky.wnba.com/chicagoﬁt/