Special Olympics Utah Coach and Team

Become a Coach

Coaches play a unique and indispensable role in Special Olympics around the world. Coaches provide the sports skills and spirit that define a true athlete.



Special Olympics Athlete Swimming

Become an Athlete

Developing skills, building self-esteem and having fun, all while participating in year-round sports training and competition is the life of a Special Olympics Utah athlete.



Special Olympics Utah Volunteer running with athlete

Become a Volunteer

Special Olympics would not exist today without the time, energy, commitment and enthusiasm of people just like you, individuals who choose to take a little time from busy schedules to make the world a better place.



Special Olympics Utah dentist assisting with Health Athletes

Donate Today

For people with intellectual disabilities, Special Olympics is often the only place where they have an opportunity to participate in their communities and develop belief in themselves.



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    Volunteer at 2015 Fall Sports Classic

    The 2015 Fall Sports Classic welcomes more than 800 athletes and Unified Partners® from across Utah who will compete for state in four sports – aquatics, basketball, bocce and golf. The two-day event will be held on October 16 – 17th at the University of Utah and Rose Park Golf Course in Salt Lake City.   Be a FAN of inspiration and come volunteer at this exciting event. There are 600+ day-of-event volunteer opportunities and we... Read more →

    Fall Sports Classic Fund Drive — On the Move for Good Health!

    In support of our fall games we are conducting a Fall Sports Classic Fund Drive.   Starting Wednesday, September 8, our goal is to make 200 phone calls by October 8, 2015 to raise $60,000 to support the Fall Sports Classic.  Help us find 200 companies, organizations or individuals to call.  Send us the name of a company, the person at the company you think could facilitate a donation, and a phone number to... Read more →

    The 2015 Special Olympics World Games

    Athletes Linda Pate, Jesse Eden and Joyce Reis participated in the World Games! Athlete Jazmine Slama and St. George Police Officer Jeremy Needles were part of the Final Leg of the Torch Run. Linda (left), Jesse (middle), Joyce (right) Jazmine (left), Officer Needles (right)   Read more →