Special Olympics Florida

Monroe County

Stand Up Paddle

Stand Up Paddle is a unique sport with much to offer Special Olympics athletes. 

Athletes must pass a swim test – 25 m with and without a life jacket and be able to demonstrate treading and back float for up to 3 minutes.

Training is May through September

County Games June 19

Area 11 Sup Games/Invitational Register by June 16

Key West 
Head Coach – Liana Baron
Practices are held weekly, May to Oct. at  Higgs Beach- Wednesday evenings – 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm. Volunteers/Coaches please arrive at 5:00 pm. 

All athletes must arrive on time, be prepared to paddle, with bathing suit, water bottle, hat and team shirt on.