Return to Play 2021 Update!

I hope this finds you doing well and enjoying this summer that is going by much too quickly. To that end, it won’t be long before we will be into fall, and our fall training and competition schedule. With recent guidance from SOI, and guidelines/protocol from the Office of the Governor, we are pleased to …

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2021 State Golf Competitions

NEW THIS YEAR Required Golf Skills Qualifier for ALL athletes For many years Special Olympics Maine has offered an Individual Skills Competition. This year (and moving forward) we are requiring ALL athletes to attend the Individual Skills Qualifier. If an athlete qualifies to play at Level 2 (Unified 9-Hole) and/or Level 3 (Individual 9-Hole) they …

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Breaking News – R2P Phase 2 Protocols!

Since August 1, 2020; Special Olympics Maine has remained in Phase 1 (allowing groups of 10 or less to gather for skills training and practices) within our Return to Play Protocols & Plan. Based on the recent changes within our own state protocols, paired with SOI’s current R2P protocols, SOME will move to Phase 2 …

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Virtual Summer Games June 10-11

REGISTER TODAY! The 2021 Special Olympics Maine State Summer Games are going VIRTUAL! Get ready for a competitive and fun experience complete with: Virtual Track & Field Meet Virtual Bocce Competition Virtual Candlepin Bowling & Many special events in Olympic Village Health and Fitness Opportunities Opening/Closing Ceremonies Victory Dance! SCHEDULE OF EVENTS Virtual Competition Registration Opens: …

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Virtual State Summer Games

BREAKING NEWS! The 2021 Special Olympics Maine State Summer Games are going VIRTUAL, June 10th & 11th. Get ready for an exciting, fun filled 2 days complete with all the things you would expect from State Summer Games; great competition, special events in Olympic Village, health and fitness opportunities, opening/closing ceremonies, and of course, the …

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Require Waiver for Immediate Use

TO: Special Olympics Maine (SOME) athletes, coaches, volunteers, and Unified Partners FROM: The Special Olympics Maine State Office DATE: March 31, 2021 RE: Required Communicable Disease Release of Liability Waiver We hope this finds you doing well, staying healthy and active, and looking forward to springtime and the opportunity to get back to more activities. …

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April Swim Month

APRIL SWIM MONTH PARTNERED BY During the month of April Special Olympics Maine is offering a Virtual Swim Meet & weekly (virtual) swim activities led by the teams at Michael Phelps Foundation, Edward Little Swim, & the Mid-Maine Dolphins! For the full month overview, please click the calendar icon below! VIRTUAL SWIM MEET STEP 1: …

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2022 USA Games Team Maine Application

Welcome to the initial Team Maine application process for the 2022 Special Olympics USA Games! Below you will find all necessary forms to apply as an Athlete, Unified Partner or Coach for Team Maine. This event will be held June 5th – 11, 2022 in Orlando, Florida. To be considered for selection as an athlete, unified …

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Return to Play Update March 2021!

On August 1st we released our Return to Play protocols and noted that we would return to small group trainings/practices under our Phase 1 guidelines. Since that date we have remained in Phase 1, while continually assessing the situation in order to determine whether it is safe for our program (athletes, coaches, volunteers) to advance to Phase …

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2021 Virtual Basketball Skills Competition

Special Olympics Maine would like to invite athletes to join us for the 2021 Virtual Basketball Skills Competition! This is a safe, fun way to compete with others around the state, while at home! HOW IT WORKS Step 1: CHOOSE YOUR WEEKLY BASKETBALL CHALLENGES Only compete in the weekly challenges you wish to participate in …

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