Special Olympics Florida

Collier County

Our Sports

Each sports season lasts approximately 3-4 months with at least 8 weeks of training and three levels of competition: County, Area, and State Games. Follow the steps below to get signed up to participate!!

Step 1: Complete Special Olympics Florida athlete participation forms and email completed forms to collierinfo@sofl.org (put “Athlete Registration” in the subject line).

Step 2: Review the sport information (make sure to note the time of year the sport is played).

Step 3: Register online for the sport or call 754-264-9158 for additional assistance.

Step 4: Attend practice and have fun


  • Athletics/Track & Field
    Saturdays (January – May), First practice Saturday, January 4 at Golden Gate High School, 9:30 am
  • Basketball
  • Bocce
    Tuesdays (January – April), First practice, Tuesday, January  7 at Italian American Club, 4 pm
  • Bowling
  • Cycling
    Saturdays (January – May), First practice Saturday, January 4 at Golden Gate High School, 9:30 am
  • Flag Football 
  • Golf 
  • Soccer
    Soccer Skills – Saturdays (January –  May), First practice Saturday, January 4 at Golden Gate High School, 9:30 am
  • Stand Up Paddle 
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
    Saturdays (January – May), first practice Saturday, January 4 at Golden Gate High School, 10:00 am
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    Wednesdays (January – December), 6:00 – 7:00 pm at Naples Bath and Tennis, 4995 Airport Road N., Naples – register online

This chart shows when each sport is in season.


Become an athlete

Check eligibility requirements and necessary forms for participation.