Speed Skating Coach’s Training School

Speed Skating Head Coach Coach’s Training School offered by Great Atlantic Speed Skating being held at Family Ice Center in Falmouth from 11:30am-3pm. To register click here. For more information contact Ian Frank

SPECIAL OLYMPICS NEEDS YOU NOW!

Without immediate help from government, America’s nonprofits & the people we serve face a decline in services when they need us most. Ask your Members of Congress to support the COVID-19 Relief & Economic Stimulus Package: https://bit.ly/SOCOVID-19 For more information on the Stimulus Package click here

Special Olympics Maine Sailing

Hello Sailors! It is with great excitement that we get to announce dates for this year’s Sailing program! SailMaine has graciously offered to host our program again this year. 2023 Sailing Dates: Tuesday July 11th Tuesday July 25th Tuesday August 8th Tuesday August 22nd SailMaine 58 Fore Street Portland, ME The Sailing season will get …

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Special Olympics Maine Sailing

Hello Sailors! It is with great excitement that we get to announce dates for this year’s Sailing program! SailMaine has graciously offered to host our program again this year. 2023 Sailing Dates: Tuesday July 11th Tuesday July 25th Tuesday August 8th Tuesday August 22nd SailMaine 58 Fore Street Portland, ME The Sailing season will get …

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Special Olympics Maine Sailing

Hello Sailors! It is with great excitement that we get to announce dates for this year’s Sailing program! SailMaine has graciously offered to host our program again this year. 2023 Sailing Dates: Tuesday July 11th Tuesday July 25th Tuesday August 8th Tuesday August 22nd SailMaine 58 Fore Street Portland, ME The Sailing season will get …

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Special Olympics Maine Sailing

Hello Sailors! It is with great excitement that we get to announce dates for this year’s Sailing program! SailMaine has graciously offered to host our program again this year. 2023 Sailing Dates: Tuesday July 11th Tuesday July 25th Tuesday August 8th Tuesday August 22nd SailMaine 58 Fore Street Portland, ME The Sailing season will get …

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Southern Maine Young Athletes Festival

Young Athlete Festival Sites – Check-in will begin at 9:30, event will begin at 10:00 for all festival location & date. Cony High School: Thursday May 30th Yarmouth Middle School: Friday May 31st  University of Maine @ Summer Games: Friday June 7th Description: Welcome to the Young Athletes Festival, a joyful celebration dedicated to our …

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Southern Maine Snowshoe Competition

Event Location: Lost Valley Ski Area Event Date: Tuesday March 8th Snowshoeing athletes cannot compete in any other sport; however, they may enter in up to 2 events in one Ability Level. All Snowshoeing athletes are encouraged to provide their own equipment for this event. Ability Levels – 25M & 50M, 50M & 100M, 200M …

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Southern Maine Motor Activities Training Program

We’re excited to get back and programing for ALL Athletes in Maine! Special Olympics Maine is pleased to announce that we will host two Motor Activities Training Day’s! Central Maine – Wednesday March 29th – Hamden Academy. Check-in for the event will begin at 9:30 am. Southern Maine – Wednesday May 10th – North Yarmouth Academy. Check-in for the event …

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Southern Maine Motor Activities Training Day

Special Olympics Maine is pleased to announce that we will host two Motor Activities Training Day’s!     Central Maine – Thursday March 28th – Hamden Academy. Check-In for the event will begin at 9:30 am. Southern Maine – Wednesday May 1st – North Yarmouth Academy. Check-In for the event will begin at 9:30 am.   NEW THIS YEAR! : We …

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Southern Maine MATP Day

This event has been cancelled for precautionary measures due to COVID-19.  For more information click here For more information go to 2020 Motor Activities Training Program Opportunities or contact Lauren Lessard.

Southern Maine Basketball Tournament

We’re excited to get back on the courts with all our basketball athletes, coaches, volunteers and fans! All registrations must be submitted to Special Olympics Maine no later than March 3rd Click here for Delegation Registration Click here for Individual Skills Registration Click here for Team Skills Registration Click here for Team (5v5) Registration   …

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Southern Maine Basketball Tournament

Southern Maine Tournament   Event Date: Saturday March 16th 2024 9:00 am – 2:30 pm   Location: University of Southern Maine -Gorham Click Here to Request Registration! Registration due February 23rd     NEW UPDATED RULES AND REGULATIONS! Click the links below to see a copy of our updated Rules and Regulations for both or …

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Southern Maine Basketball Coaches Training

Southern Maine Coaches Training Event Date: February 2nd 2024 11:00 am – 2:30 pm Location: Lewiston Armory   Click Here To Register! Coaches’ Training Schools   Are you interested in coaching Special Olympics athletes? If so, you have come to the right spot! Coaches’ Training Schools are an integral part to Special Olympics Maine’s Coach Education System. Coaches’ …

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Southern Maine 10-Pin Bowling

Southern Maine 10-Pin Event Date: November 10th Registration Due: October 28th NEW Location: Spare Time Portland NEW THIS YEAR! *New Events Offered* Unified Doubles (Athlete and Unified Partner) Traditional Doubles (Pair of Athletes) *Bowling Doubles Rules*: Each doubles team member will bowl a complete game (10 Frames). A total score is the combination of both complete games! Click Here to Register …

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Scarf Project 2023

WE HAVE REACHED OUR 2023 WINTER GAMES SCARF GOAL!!! Thank you to all those that help us achieve this amazing feat!

Scarf Project 2021 Update

ATTENTION SCARF MAKERS: thank you so much for your commitment and dedication to making sure that our Winter Games athletes have a warm, handmade scarf for their competition. Unfortunately, our state Winter Games have been canceled. We would like to ask that you slow down a bit and hang on to the scarves you have …

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Scarf Project 2021

Special Olympics Maine is reaching out to knitters (and to those of you who crochet) everywhere to help with the 2021 Scarf Project. We are hoping to have 500 scarves donated in time for the 2021 Special Olympics Maine State Winter Games in January …enough so that every athlete will have a scarf for their …

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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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Return to Play Update

Since April 1, 2022; Special Olympics Maine has followed guidelines set forth by Special Olympics Inc via our Return to Play Protocols & Plan. Based on this year’s changes around the CDC pandemic protocols, SOI has given all accredited programs clearance to follow individual state/provincial/territorial, national or tribal health & safety laws and guidelines. (Read …

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Return to Play Plan & Protocols

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. We also noted that we would officially be in Phase 1 for 8 complete weeks (August 1st – September 26th) before re-visiting our Return to Play protocols and making the …

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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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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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Penobscot/Piscataquis/Hancock Area Spring Games

2024 Special Olympics Penobscot/Piscataquis/Hancock Area Track & Field Event Registration   Date: May 15, 2024  (Rain date- 5/22)   Registration Due: April 22, 2024 Location: Hampden Academy, Hampden Time: Registration 8:15am-8:45, Events Start at 9am- 2:30pm Event Co-Chairs: Wendy Gilbert & Ryan Welch Games Management: Christina Ehrhard   The 2024 PPH Area Track & Field …

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Online Fitness Challenge

March 25th Start of Online Fitness Challenge 8 weeks March 25th – May 20th To sign up Contact Grace at graces@somaine.org

Online Fitness Challenge

March 25th Start of Online Fitness Challenge 8 weeks March 25th – May 20th To sign up Contact Grace at graces@somaine.org

Online Fitness Challenge

March 25th Start of Online Fitness Challenge 8 weeks March 25th – May 20th To sign up Contact Grace at graces@somaine.org

Online Fitness Challenge

March 25th Start of Online Fitness Challenge 8 weeks March 25th – May 20th To sign up Contact Grace at graces@somaine.org

Online Fitness Challenge

March 25th Start of Online Fitness Challenge 8 weeks March 25th – May 20th To sign up Contact Grace at graces@somaine.org

Online Fitness Challenge

March 25th Start of Online Fitness Challenge 8 weeks March 25th – May 20th To sign up Contact Grace at graces@somaine.org

Online Fitness Challenge

March 25th Start of Online Fitness Challenge 8 weeks March 25th – May 20th To sign up Contact Grace at graces@somaine.org

Online Fitness Challenge

March 25th Start of Online Fitness Challenge 8 weeks March 25th – May 20th To sign up Contact Grace at graces@somaine.org

Online Fitness Challenge

March 25th Start of Online Fitness Challenge 8 weeks March 25th – May 20th To sign up Contact Grace at graces@somaine.org

Official Lobster Roll Results Are In!

Lobster Roll Breaking News!

THANK YOU to all the 2021 Lobster Dip Roll  participants & donors in helping Special Olympics Maine raise more than $59,000.00!   We appreciate all the support!  We are also pleased to announce the following Individual and Team Prizes, congratulations to all! Top Lobster (top INDIVIDUAL participant-Dipper or Roller raising the most money over $1,000): $250 MasterCard Gift Card – Lauren …

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New Equestrian Coach Training School

For new coaches only! This course will be limited to the first 10 new coaches. Date: Sunday, May 16th from 10am-3pm Location: Hearts in Horses in Buxton Certification Type: Level 1 Sport Certification Registration Link: Click here to register

Michael Phelps Foundation Tuesday’s

Michael Phelps Foundation Tuesday’s (April 6, 13, 20, 27) @ 5:30pm on Zoom Join the Michael Phelps Foundation staff every Tuesday in April at 5:30pm (via Zoom) as they review specific swim IM Healthy and IM Successful Lessons! Click here for more information and how to join! *In preparation for each session, please review the …

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