Special Olympics North Carolina News
Run, Dance, Glow for Special Olympics NC
Calling all runners! Come run, dance and glow for Special Olympics NC at the Run.Dance.Glow 5k on Saturday, March 28. The race, part of the Second Empire Series, will begin at 7:30 p.m. and run through NC State University’s Centennial Campus (all participants should park in the parking garage at 851 Partners Way). Runners will enjoy glow sticks, glow-in-the-dark shirts and a concert featuring local DJs. Online registration is now closed, but runners may still register on-site starting at 6 pm on Saturday.
SONC Athletes Get Ready for Spring Games
Winter is officially over and athletes across the state are preparing for their local spring games, held throughout April and May. Support athletes in your community by volunteering or being fans in the stands! View a complete list of local program’s Spring Games.
Sign Up Now for the Unified Relay Across America
Have you signed up your team for the Unified Relay Across America yet? Don’t miss out on your chance to be a part of this once in a lifetime experience to help deliver the Special Olympics Flame of Hope to Los Angeles for the Special Olympics World Games. The Torch will make its way through North Carolina June 1-5 as participants can run, walk, skate or cycle a segment of the relay in this team and individual fundraising event. Register your team in March and use the promo code MM for March Madness and your $10 registration will be waived! Click for more details on the route in Fayetteville, the Triangle, the Triad,and Charlotte.