Fall Season

soma_website_166(football)_smFall Season at Special Olympics Massachusetts offers sporting events to over 1,600 athletes and runs from September to Mid-November. This sports season features regional and Season Ending Tournaments with athletes involved in equestrian, flag football, cheerleading, and soccer.  We also host a one of a kind tournament for our our senior athletes called Senior Sports.  Interested in volunteering during the Fall Season at Special Olympics?  Visit our ONLINE REGISTRATION to sign up directly.
Seasonal Information

Informational Packets

 

Seasonal Coaches Meeting Dates

Coaches and Programs may attend any of the meetings listed below.  Please RSVP to the meeting you will be attending.

Volunteer Information

Interested in volunteering during the Fall Season at Special Olympics? Special Olympics Massachusetts has the following volunteer opportunities throughout the season:

  • Volunteer with our programs on a weekly basis helping out at practice
  • Volunteer at one of our competitions

Fall Season event volunteer registration links coming soon.

  • Qualifying Tournaments – Online registration will be posted in that event’s calender page and at our online registration system
  • Season Ending Tournaments – Online registration will be posted in that event’s calender page and at our online registration system

To sign up to volunteer visit our online registration

If you are interested in volunteering at one of our many Fall events here is a list of potential jobs you may do at the venue during the Fall Season.

Senior Sports Classic

Overview:

The Annual Senior Sports Classic is held every October on scenic Cape Cod, bringing athletes who are over the age of 40 from across the state together to compete in lifetime sports such as race walking, bocce, horseshoes, and golf skills. The event is highlighted by a formal dinner and dance on Friday night at the Cape Codder.  Saturday is a full day of competition with racewalking and a choice of either horsehoes, golf skills, or bocce at Barnstable High School.

HEALTHY ATHLETE screenings at Olympic Town will also be available to athletes in between competitions.

Registration Forms:

  • Registration Form
  • Housing Form
  • Registration and Housing form Deadline: Wednesday, September 23rd
  • Send all completed forms to Ops@SpecialOlympicsMA.org

Tournament Information:

2015 Senior Sports Classic

Equestrian

Overview:

Equestrian is one of the most fascinating sports offered by Special Olympics Massachusetts. The balance, the stability and the right communication between the horse and the rider is a key element for success in the sport of equestrian.  Special Olympics Massachusetts Equestrian Tournaments showcase both English and Western styles of riding.

Coaches Informational packet can be found under the seasonal informational accordion above

Registration Forms:

  • Equestrian Registration Form
  • Rider Profile
  • Send all registration forms to Ops@SpecialOlympicsMA.org
  • Smithfield, Wedgewood and Briggs Show Registration Deadline: Tuesday, September 1st
  • Windrush Registration Deadline: September 29th

Tournament Information:

Soccer

Overview:

The Special Olympics Massachusetts Fall Soccer Season sees competition on the local level, at Qualifying Tournaments, and culminates in the Season Ending Soccer Cup at The Governor’s Academy in Byfield, Massachusetts. The boarding school has hosted the event for the past 27 years, with students across the campus volunteering their time and effort to run this event during their school’s National Community Service Day.

Forms and Rules:

Qualifying Tournament Information:

Season Ending Tournament Information:

Flag Football and Cheerleading

Overview:

  • Coming Soon

Forms and Rules:

Qualifying Tournament Information:

Season Ending Tournament Information:

Please support Special Olympics Athletes across Massachusetts by entering the 2015 Calendar Raffle. 31 prizes will be awarded throughout the month of December. Calendars can be purchased from Sept. 1 - Nov. 30, 2015