2024 State Summer Games

Summer Games Countdown Join Us for the State Summer Games! Our largest event of the year, the State Summer Games, brings together over 3,000 athletes, coaches, and spectators from across the state. This exciting weekend of competition, held from June 7-9 at The University of Maine in Orono, features Athletics (track and field) and Bocce. …

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2023 State Summer Games

The University of Maine at Orono will host over 2,000 Special Olympics Maine athletes, coaches, and volunteers for the 2023 State Summer Games on June 9-11. This year’s most cherished two-night, three-day event is back in full swing, after being canceled in 2020-2021 and only offering a one-day event last year. Over the weekend, athletes …

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2022 State Summer Games!

2022 Special Olympics Maine Summer Games June 11, 2022 University of Maine Orono, ME Registration Deadline – May 11th  We are so excited to welcome everyone back to Orono for Summer Games! After 2 years without a Summer Games there have been some notable changes please read the following information carefully. Schedule – Summer Games …

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Summer Games 2022 Intent to Participate

Tentative Summer Games Date: June 10th – 12th Tentative Location: University of Maine Orono SURVEY DUE: Friday, March 25th WE NEED YOUR HELP! In order to consider (and logistically plan) what a 2022 Summer Games event could look like this year, we need a representative from EVERY Special Olympics Maine Delegation to complete this survey …

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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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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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Update regarding COVID-19

TO: The Special Olympics Maine Community FROM: Philip Geelhoed, Pres & CEO, SOME DATE: March 23, 2020 RE: Update regarding COVID-19 Dear Special Olympics Maine Family & Friends; The coronavirus is affecting everyone, both personally and professionally. With new recommendations from our Governor, Maine Department of Health, the CDC and a new directive from Special Olympics, Inc. …

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2019 State Summer Games

2019 Summer Games June 7-9, 2019 University of Maine Orono, Maine Special Olympics Maine is hosting its 50th Summer Games! Come celebrate with us! HELP US TO LOOK BACK AT THE HISTORY OF SPECIAL OLYMPICS MAINE. DO YOU HAVE PICTURES FROM THE “OLDEN DAYS”? Preferably photos from 1999 or earlier. Bonus Points for pics from the very …

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