Special Olympics West Virginia (SOWV) announces the 2017 Fall Sports Festival is scheduled for October 28, to be held in Parkersburg. This one-day event will showcase the abilities of athletes from around the state as they compete in flag football, football skills, and volleyball.  Please note that the bowling competition is now a stand-alone event held later in the year, and is no longer included in this event.  If you are able to join us this year, please indicate your desire to volunteer by completing the Volunteer Schedule and Application.

I am sure you will agree that all reasonable steps should be taken to promote and ensure a safe environment to protect the well-being and safety of all participants; athletes, coaches, volunteers, staff and spectators. A policy is mandated by SOI and SOWV that requires all volunteers to complete an application with an attached copy of a photo ID. Information on your application may be used in case you are involved in an emergency while at a Special Olympics West Virginia event.

Minor volunteers are required to complete an additional Volunteer Release Form which must be submitted by a legal parent/guardian. Please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to request this form. 

Upon receiving your completed schedule and application, your volunteer positions will be filled with consideration of your preferences. You will be sent a notification of your assigned schedule, including registration information, directions, etc. You will also be asked to show a form of identification upon registering at the event. Volunteers will receive a t-shirt and a Volunteer Credential which is required to be worn at all times during the event. 

On behalf of the Special Olympics West Virginia staff and the 2017 Fall Sports Festival Management Team, THANK YOU for your support. If you have any questions, feel free to contact me at 

304-345-9310 or email – This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. You are welcome to copy this invitation and the Volunteer Schedule/Application for dissemination. We look forward to working with you to provide a memorable experience for you and the Special Olympics West Virginia Athletes.

Volunteer Registration

Special Olympics West Virginia will be conducting five Polar Plunges in 2017.  Pick the one nearest you, or dare yourself to participate in all five and be among the truly elite plungers.  Regardless, you will enjoy the thrill and excitement that surround each of the events.

Each participant must raise a minimum of $50 for the privilege to plunge, and the more money participants raise the more prizes they receive.  The money generated from the Polar Plunges enables thousands of Special Olympics West Virginia athletes to have opportunities for year-round sports training and competition.  You may download the Pledge Form and Release Form below (all participants must sign a release, and if under age 18, the release must be signed by a parent or guardian).  We hope to see you at one of the following Polar Plunges where it promises to be a memorable adventure and offers you the chance to be Freezin' for a Reason!

http://www.sowv.org/polar-plunge/

Special Olympics West Virginia, 2016 Basketball and Cheerleading Tournament
March 19-20, Morgantown, West Virginia

Special Olympics West Virginia (SOWV) is pleased to announce the 2016 Basketball and Cheerleading Tournament will be held March 19-20 in Morgantown. 

It is the commitment and enthusiasm of people just like you which gives our athletes to opportunity to compete and find joy through sports.  We hope your schedule will allow you to volunteer at this fun event. If so, please indicate your desire to volunteer by completing a Volunteer Schedule and Application.

On behalf of the Special Olympics West Virginia staff and the 2016 Basketball / Cheerleading Management Team, THANK YOU for your support .  If you have any questions, you may to contact me anytime at 304-345-9310, or by email at – This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. 

Please feel free to spread the word.  We look forward to working with you to provide a memorable experience for you and our Special Olympics West Virginia Athletes.

December 5-6,

Charleston, West Virginia

Special Olympics West Virginia is pleased to announce the 2015 State Bowling Championships will be held December 5-6 in the Charleston area.  Athletes across the state are training now in preparation for the state championships. We are currently looking for volunteers to ensure a smooth and successful tournament for our athletes. No prior bowling knowledge is required. We would like to welcome individuals and groups to this fun event.

Special Olympics would not exist today without the time, energy, commitment and enthusiasm of people just like you.  We hope your schedule will allow you to volunteer at this fun event. If so, please contact Kellie Aikman at 304-345-9310, or by email at – This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

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Upcoming Events

TOYOTA-SOWV GOLF CLASSIC - SEPTEMBER 11, 2017

FALL SPORTS FESTIVAL, OCTOBER 28, 2017 PARKERSBURG

STATE BOWLING CHAMPIONSHIP, DECEMBER 2-3, 2017 CHARLESTON

WINTER SPORTS CLASSIC, JANUARY 26, 2018 CANAAN VALLEY

 

 

 

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