Special Olympics Florida

Collier County

Basketball

Training for the traditional Special Olympics basketball program takes place at Golden Gate Middle School in Naples, and the season runs from November through the beginning of February. Each practice runs from 5:30 to 8:00 PM, with the skills athletes practicing from 5:30 to 7:00 and the 5 on 5 teams practicing from 6:30 to 8:00.

If you are already registered as an athlete with Special Olympics Florida – Collier County, you can sign up for basketball online.

NOTE: Special Olympics Unified Champion Schools basketball practice schedules are different for each participating school. An athlete may compete as either a Special Olympics athlete or a Unified partner. Please contact the Special Olympics Unified Champion Schools Coordinator at your school for more information.

2017-18 Practice Schedule

DATEEVENTTIME
November 7, 2017Practice5:30 to 8:00 PM
November 14, 2017Practice5:30 to 8:00 PM
November 21, 2017Practice5:30 to 8:00 PM
November 28, 2017Practice5:30 to 8:00 PM
December 5, 2017Practice5:30 to 8:00 PM
December 12, 2017Pratice5:30 to 8:00 PM
December 19, 2017Practice5:30 to 8:00 PM
January 9, 2018Practice5:30 to 8:00 PM
January 13, 2018 (Saturday)Area 9 Basketball Competition - 3 locations in SarasotaAll Day (Bus transportation provided)
January 16, 2018Practice5:30 to 8:00 PM
January 23, 2018Practice5:30 to 8:00 PM
January 30, 2018Practice5:30 to 8:00 PM
February 2-3, 2018Sectional/State Tournament
Tavares, FL
2 Days (Bus transportation provided)
February 6, 2018Last practice (return uniforms)5:30 to 8:00 PM