Virtual Summer Games June 10-11


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!


Virtual Competition Registration Opens: April 28th

Virtual Competition Registration Closes: May 21st

Virtual Training/Practicing (T&F, Bocce, Candlepin): May 1st – June 1st

Time/Score Submission Forms released to Teams: May 14th

Final Times/Scores Due: June 1st

Special Events (Live & Pre-recorded Videos): June 9th, June 10th & June 11th

End of Virtual Games Celebration: June 14th (School Age) & June 16th (Adult Age)

How to Participate Overview

STEP 1: Review Special Olympics Maine’s Return to Play Guidelines

STEP 2: Listen & Review Mandatory Return to Play Forms

*Note: R2P Forms must be submitted to SOME before training & competing in Virtual Games

STEP 3: Register Athletes & Partners

STEP 4: Set training dates & submit final times/scores to SOME!

*Note: Send SOME pictures & videos to be featured in closing ceremonies!

How to Train & Submit Scores for Track & Field

*Athletes can register in 4 T&F Events in 1 Ability Level

*Partners can only register in 4X100m relay

CLICK HERE to review Virtual Track & Field Events & Standards


How to Train & Submit Scores for Bocce

*Athletes can register in 1 Bocce Event

*Partners can only register in 4-Person Unified

CLICK HERE to review Virtual Bocce Events & Standards

Singles Bocce ScoresheetTeam Bocce Scoresheet

How to Train & Submit Scores for Candlepin Bowling

*Athletes can register in 1 Candlepin Bowling Event

*Partners can only register in 2-Person Unified

CLICK HERE to review Candlepin Bowling Events & Standards

No Automatic Scoring System at facility? Use SOME’s Candlepin Bowling Score Card

SPECIAL EVENTS – June 10th & 11th

Join us on Thursday (6/10) and Friday (6/11) for your favorite special events of Summer Games! Activities will be recorded & can be viewed after events take place.

Want to join us live on Zoom or on Special Olympics Maine Facebook Page?

More information (including Zoom Links) will be provided on Friday, May 14th!

Click Here to View All Special Events on June 10th & 11th!