Special Olympics Athlete Leadership allow athletes to explore opportunities in roles previously considered “non-traditional.” Such participation might come in the form of an athlete serving on the Board of Directors or local organizing committee; or it might find an athlete as a spokesperson, team captain, coach or official. Participation in Athlete Leadership Programs may be in addition to or in place of participation in traditional athlete roles. Read More
Special Olympics is about breaking down barriers that others thought were permanent. Athlete Leadership is about breaking down our internal barriers that keep athletes from fully enjoying Special Olympics through self-directed, meaningful participation in virtually any aspect of the program.
Athletes age 18+ are welcome to participate in this program!
Please contact our Athlete Leadership Chairperson for more information.