Through the Young Athletes program children between the ages of 2–7 are introduced to the world of sport, with the goal of preparing them for Special Olympics training and competition when they get older.

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Comprehensive Young Athletes Activity Guide:  English (PDF)  |  Spanish (PDF)

PROGRAM BENEFITS

Young Athletes development

Development of motor skills and eye-hand coordination at the athletes’ skill and ability level


YAP Friendship

Inclusive interactions that leads to friendships based on respect and acceptance


Young Athletes network

Provides families a vehicle to empower one another to see their children’s potential


 

 

 

Please check out Our Unified Champion Schools Programs list to find a school based program near you.

 

Contact Us

If you are interested in our Young Athletes™ community program please contact: Ashley Spooner ashleys@sonc.org.