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Welcome to
Special Olympics Medina County

Welcome to
Special Olympics Medina County

Interested in Coaching Special Olympics?

Help make a difference by becoming an assistant or head coach for tennis, basketball, and various other sports.

Practices are in the afternoon/evening and are usually twice per week. If interested and want to learn more information about the Special Olympics program in Medina County, please contact Amy Smith, Special Olympics Coordinator at 330-725-7751 ext. 249 for information.

If you are ready to start your process of volunteering, please fill out the form here. This is the first step of two that you will need to do in order to volunteer. See the directions here.

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WHO WE ARE Special Olympics, Medina OH
together we create a special world.

The mission of Special Olympics Medina Ohio is to provide year-round sports training and competition. Our program starts with children age 8 to adults with intellectual disabilities. By using a variety of Olympic-type sports, our athletes are given continuing opportunities to develop physical fitness. In addition to demonstrating courage, experience joy, and participate in a sharing of gifts, skills, and friendship with their families, other Special Olympics athletes, and the community.

  • • Special Olympics Medina County (SOMC) is a 501(C)(3) nonprofit organization.
  • • SOMC offers 18 different year-round athletic programs within Medina County.
  • • The minimum age requirement for participation in competition and training is 8 years old.

18
Sport Programs

300
Athletes

Over 100
Volunteers

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Our Sports Programs

Fall Season

(September-December)
1st Session Unified Bowling

Monday’s at Medina Lanes
3:00-5:30pm

(October-February)
Basketball

Two practices per week after 3:00pm
8-10 Games per season; state competitions

(November-February)
Aquatics (swim)

Two practices per week in evening Medina Community Rec. Center

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Special Olympics Ohio Medina County EVENTS & NEWS

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Iron Legacy Motorcycle Club

September 24, 2022

Blakslee Fields, 3625 Fenn Road

This fundraising event is from 11 am – 2 pm at Blakslee Fields.

Looking to Volunteer?

We have many different opportunities.

There are hundreds of opportunities to volunteer with Special Olympics Medina Ohio! Start the journey to the most rewarding experience of your life. First, look over our sports schedule and see what you can commit to. Then fill out the volunteer form and submit.

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