Special Olympics In Muscatine
Special Olympics provides activities for people with Intellectual Disabilities, so they may make connections with people in their community. Special Olympics is an International program of year-round sports and athletic competitions for children and adults with intellectual disabilities. There are approximately 130 individuals involved in the Muscatine County Special Olympics program. Special Olympics athletes are men, women, boys and girls. They are like other athletes. They train and compete. They learn to win and to lose. They strive to do their best. They inspire us.
July 16: Softball Skills Tourney, Kent Stein, Muscatine
July 23: District Softball Tournament, Cedar Rapids
August 6: State Softball Tournament, Ankeny
September TBD: Unified Golf Tournament–Muscatine Municipal Golf Course
September 10: Cop on Top Fundraiser, 6-10am, Dunkin’ Donuts, Muscatine
September 24: State Flag Football Tournament
Congratulations to the following athletes and coaches participating in the Special Olympic National Games in Orlando, Florida June 5-12, 2022!
Track & Field
Eric St Clair
Tim Atkins – Head Coach
Corey Leonhard – Assistant Coach
Special Olympics offers training and competition opportunities for every athlete, regardless of gender, age or ability. No matter what the ability level, there is a benefit from Special Olympics. No matter what the interest—there is a sport for you. Prior to participation in the program, a Special Olympic athlete must complete an application and release of information form. These forms can be received from Jason Miller, Special Olympics Program Director, at the Y.