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.