Utah Summer Games

2018 Utah Summer Games

June 8 – 9, 2018     Orem, Utah



Special Olympics Utah transforms lives through the joy of sport, every day, everywhere.  With the generous and dedicated support of the many people have come together through sponsorships, donations, time and support, Special Olympics Utah is able to stage the 2018 Utah Summer Games. With humble and gracious hearts, we proudly recognize and thank:

Our corporate sponsors: Presenting Sponsor – Harmons Neighborhood Grocer, Summer Games Gold Medal Sponsor – Dominion Energy, Silver Medal Sponsors – CareerStep and DOMO, Bronze Medal Sponsor – doTerra, and Law Enforcement Torch Run Title Sponsor – Larry H Miller Charities and The Utah Jazz.

Our in-kind donors: Utah Valley University, University Place, and Costa Vida.

Our 50% discount vendors: Jimmy Johns, The Moon Café and Design Type Services

Our volunteer Heads of Delegation and more than 300 coaches who play an indispensable role in helping our athletes develop their potential, ability and self-worth both on and off the playing field. Thank you for your dedication and commitment to your teams.

Our corporate, community, small groups and individual volunteers which include: Dominion Energy, DOMO, CareerStep, Larry H Miller Real Estate Division, Vivint Gives Back, Northrup Grumman, Delta Airlines, Allstate Insurance, JetBlue, Verysis, Younique, InMoment, LogMeIn, and Adobe.  A warm thanks to all the individuals, friends, and families who also volunteered.

Our Healthy Athletes medical and clinical volunteers for the time and dedication to our community of athletes.

Our long-time partners, Knights of Columbus and our many Law Enforcement Officers across Utah.

A huge shout out of appreciation to the city of Orem, UT for their support as the Host City of the 2018 Special Olympics Utah Summer Games.


Special Olympics Utah’s 2018 Summer State Games is a two-day event  were athletes and Unified Sports partners will compete in:

  • Athletics (Track & Field) – Utah Valley University
  • Swim –Orem Recreation Center
  • Softball, T-Ball, Softball Skills, and Unified Sports® Softball – Orem Recreation Center
  • Motor Activities Training Program – Held at each venue
  • LETR Final Leg, Block Party and Opening Ceremonies (Friday evening only) – University Place @ The Orchard

Please note that the location for the above sporting events will be held at different locations in the same area. Each venue will offer a delegation registration, volunteer check-in, and Opening Ceremonies.

There will be area event prior to Summer State Games. Participation is required in area swim and athletics to move on to Summer State Games. Softball will not have area competition. Athlete can only participate in one sport at both the area and state level competitions.

Registration Dates

Registration for Swim and Athletics is determined by your area competition. Please refer to your area competition schedule for due date or contact your Regional Program Coordinator. You can also check our calendar on our website.

Softball Registration is due May 18th

 Delegation Resources

Summer Games Schedule 2018

Summer Games Guide 2018 (coming soon)

Athletics Order of Events 2018

Swim Order of Events 2018


Summer Games Athletics and Softball Skills Registration Form

Coaches’ Roster

Relay Registration Form

Motor Activities Training Program (MATP) Form

Softball and T-Ball Team Registration Form

Swim Registration

Housing Request Form

Cot Request Form (for housing)

Sports Rules for Summer State Games 

PDF contains the complete updated Special Olympics rules for each sport.




Motor Activity Training Program – MATP Coaches Guide

Our Summer Games Sponsors:

2018 Utah Summer Games Gold Medal Sponsor:




2018 Utah Summer Games Silver Medal Sponsors:


2018 Utah Summer Games Bronze Medal Sponsor:

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