Special Olympics Florida

St. Lucie County

Our Sports

These are the sports we currently offer.  Each sport season consists of at least 8 weeks of training and three levels of competition: County, Area, and State Games. Each season lasts approximately 3-4 months.

All athletes will need to have completed Athlete Registration Forms on file prior to any sports participation.

Let us know which sports you are interested in, by filling out the Sports Interest Form.  We will be sure to keep you informed of dates and times to start off your sports season.


  • Athletics (Track & Field)
    Starting January 14 through May 1, 5:00 – 6:30 p.m.
    Lawnwood Stadium, 1302 Virginia Ave., Fort Pierce
    Contact:  Joy Topping, 772-485-7577
  • Basketball
    Thursdays 5:00 – 6:30 p.m. starting November 7
    Fenn Center, 2000 Virginia Ave., Fort Pierce
    Contact:  Joy Topping, 772-485-7577
  • Bocce
    Saturdays 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. starting January 19, 2019
    Lawnwood Stadium, 1302 Virginia Ave., Fort Pierce
    Contact:  Sue Denike, 772-621-0977
  • Bowling – Register Online
    Saturdayss 9:00 am – 12:00 pm, starting August 25
    Super Play Bowling, 1600 NW Courtyard Circle, Port St. Lucie
    Contact:  Sue Denike, 772-621-0977
  • Cheerleading
    Starting January 21, 2019
    Tuesdays and Thursdays, 6:30 – 7:30 pm
    Port St. Lucie Athletic Association, 227 NW Irving Street
    Contact:  Kila Perez 772-812-0504, Shyann Bromelow 772-209-0600
  • Cycling
    Saturdays, 9:00 – 11:00 am, starting January 14
    Dan McCarty Middle School, 1201 Mississippi Ave., Fort Pierce
    Contact:  Peggy Wood, 772-360-5243, Joe Hill, 772-349-3014
  • Equestrian
    Starting November 20
    Practice on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays, 4:300 – 8:00 pm
    Destiny Bound Stables, 10020 Orange Ave., Fort Pierce
    Contact:  Tammy Zoerhoff, 772-216-0039
  • Golf – Register Online
    Skills Players:  Saturdays 1:30 – 2:30 pm, starting March 9
    The Saints at Port St. Lucie Golf Course
    2601 SE Morningside Blvd., Port St. Lucie
    Contact:  Rick Hengstenberg, 561-510-3679
    Course Players:  Saturdays, 4/27 at 1:30, 5/4 & 5/11 at 1:30, and 5/18 at 10:00
    Fairwinds Golf Course, 4400 Fairwinds Drive, Fort Pierce
    Contact:  Coach Mark, 772-462-1955
  • Gymnastics
  • Powerlifting
  • Soccer
    Fridays, 6:30 – 7:30 pm
    Mako Field 1585 SW Cashmere Blvd, Port St. Lucie
    Contact:  Jeremy Lewis, 772-418-9282
  • Softball
    Thursdays, 5:30 – 7:00 pm and Saturdays, 9:00 – 10:30 am
    Lawnwood Stadium, 1302 Virginia Ave., Fort Pierce
    Contact:  Jason Thomaselli, 772-240-0265
    Contact:  Joy Topping, 772-485-7577
  • Stand Up Paddle
    Wednesdays 6:00 – 7:00 pm, starting June 6
    Round Island Riverside Park, 2200 South A1A, Vero Beach
    Contact:  Chris Ellison, 772-360-7166
  • Surfing
    Wednesdays 5:00 – 6:00 pm, starting June 6
    Round Island Riverside Park, 2200 South A1A, Vero Beach
    Contact:  Chris Ellison, 772-360-7166
  • Swimming
    Saturdays 9:15 – 11:15 am, starting June 2
    Indian River State College, 3209 Virginia, Ft. Pierce
    Contact:  Heather Gray, 772-341-2405
    Starting June 10 from 9:00 – 11:00 am
    Following on 6/24, 7/22, 7/29, 8/5, 8/12 and 9/16
    Ravenswood Pool, 400 SW Ravenswood Lane, Port St. Lucie
    Contact:  Heather Gray, 772-341-2405
  • Tennis