Special Olympics Florida

Polk County

Our Sports

Each 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:  Make sure to visit the Become an Athlete Page and complete all of the necessary registration forms and send completed forms to us.

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

Step 3: Register for current sports as indicated below (link will be active once registration begins).

Step 4: Attend practice and have a great time!

  • Athletics – Track & Field (January-May)
  • Basketball (October-February)
  • Bocce (January-May)
  • Bowling (August – November)
  • Cheerleading (July – November)
  • Cycling (January – July)
  • Equestrian (September- March)
  • Flag Football (August – November)
  • Golf (May – October)
  • Gymnastics * (July- November)
  • Powerlifting (August – November)
  • Soccer (January – May)
  • Softball (August – November)
  • Stand Up Paddle (May- September)
  • Swimming (May-October)
  • Tennis (January- May)
  • Volleyball (January-May)
  • Young Athletes (Year Round) – Register Online