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 6, 2018Practice5:30 to 8:00 PM
November 13, 2018Practice5:30 to 8:00 PM
November 20, 2018Practice5:30 to 8:00 PM
November 27, 2018Practice5:30 to 8:00 PM
December 4, 2018Practice5:30 to 8:00 PM
December 11, 2018Pratice5:30 to 8:00 PM
December 18, 2018Practice5:30 to 8:00 PM
January 8, 2019Practice5:30 to 8:00 PM
January 12, 2019 (Saturday)Area 9 Basketball Competition - 3 locations in SarasotaAll Day (Bus transportation provided)
January 15, 2019Practice5:30 to 8:00 PM
January 22, 2019Practice5:30 to 8:00 PM
January 29, 2019Practice5:30 to 8:00 PM
February 5, 2019Practice5:30 to 8:00 PM
February 8-9, 2019Sectional/State Tournament
Tavares, FL
2 Days (Bus transportation provided)
February 12, 2018Last practice (return uniforms)5:30 to 8:00 PM