Special Olympics Cumberland County

 

Cumberland County Mock LogoWelcome to Special Olympics Cumberland County!

More than 500 athletes train year-round in 14 different sports and compete in local, regional, and state-level events. Special Olympics Cumberland County partners with Fayetteville-Cumberland Parks and Recreation for use of facilities and equipment. Our offices are in the Dorothy Gilmore Therapeutic Recreation Center on Purdue Drive in Fayetteville, a Parks and Recreation facility. We are currently looking for volunteer coaches, committee members, sponsors and more! Please contact us to learn how you can get involved!

 
 

Upcoming Events:

Running for the GoldSpring Games 2015

 April 24th, 2015     9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Methodist University – 5400 Ramsey Street

Register to volunteer for Spring Games

Cumberland Spring Games Registration Form

Cumberland Spring Games Sports Rules

Young Athletes Registration Packet

Physical Participation Form

PU_Lockups-02Project Unify is a grant program from the Department of Education that educates and activates our youth into leadership roles within Special Olympics North Carolina.  Please follow the link for more information on Project Unify.

SPORTS OFFERED:

SPORT

REGISTRATION

PRACTICE SEASON

STATE COMPETITION

Basketball
10/15 – 11/15
November – March
SONC Basketball & Cheerleading Competition   
Cheerleading
August 1 – September 1
August – March
Athletics
February 15 – March 15
March – June
SONC Summer Games
Aquatics
August 1 – September 1
September – June
Volleyball
February 5 – March 5
March – June
Softball
February 15 – March 1
March – June
Bocce
July 15 – August 15
August - October
SONC Eastern Bocce Tournament
Equestrian
May 15 – June 15
July - October
SONC Equestrian Tournament
Soccer
July 15 – August 15
August – November
SONC Fall Tournament
Cycling
July 15 – August 15
June – November
Golf
May 1 – June 1
June – November
Tennis
July 15 – August 15
August – November
Bowling
February 1 – March 1
March – December
SONC Eastern Bowling Tournament
Calendar and Contact Information  
 
Special Olympics  Cumberland County Calendar

Interim Local Program Coordinator
Jeremy Mincey 1600 Purdue Drive Fayetteville, NC Phone: 910-433-1376 or
910-433-1000 Email: Jeremy Mincey
 Website:  http://www.fcpr.us
Field Services Director-East 
800.843.6276 ext 126 (NC Only)
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Coaches Needed!
Athletes cannot train without qualified coaches. We currently need coaches in all sports.

The local program always needs dedicated volunteers. Contact us today to learn about serving on committees, coordinating events, or just coming out for local competition! We are currently seeking committee members.