Welcome 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.
FLAG FOOTBALL @ MUCumberland County is excited to be joining forces with Methodist University Campus Recreation for Unified Flag Football. Cumberland is currently looking for players. Competition opportunites for this sport will be available at the Collegiate Intramural level. Practices and games will take place on the MU campus. If you are interested in playing with Methodist University students, contact the staff at Gilmore 910-433-1000.
Season a Success for SwampDog InternsAs the SwampDogs season is in full swing Cumberland County is pround of the 11 interns working at the Swamp the summer. The interns have been working in the heat and the rain with no complaints, developing job skills and making lots of new friends. Stop by a game and see for yourself, our hard working athlete interns.
Fall Sports Kick Off/Meet the CoachAthletes interrested in playing: Bocce, Flag Football, Soccer, Golf, Tennis or Cycling Register by August 1, 2014 Event: Monday, August 4, 6:00 pm at Gilmore TRC Make sure your physical is up to date Special Olympics Physical Form Send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org letting us know which sport you would like to play.
Inaugaral Hope Mills PD Special Olympics 5K Road Race and 5K WalkPre-register by August 5, 2014 Event: Saturday, August 23, 7:45 am at Hope Mills Town Hall Late Registration day: August 21 at Hope Mills Holiday Inn 6-8 pm Hope Mills PD SO 5K Registration Form
Gifts Galore & SO Much More!Pre-register by October 3, 2014 Event: Saturday, December 6, 10 am – 4 pm at Gilmore TR Center Late registrations accepted until November 28. Know anyone with their own business that wants to support Special Olympics? Get them our 2014 Vendor Application. Check out our website: www.giftsgalorefayetteville.com and like us on facebook: www.facebook.com/giftsgalorefayetteville Project 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 infomormation on Project Unify.
Calendar and Contact Information
Special Olympics Cumberland County Calendar
Local Program Staff
Fayetteville-Cumberland Parks & Recreation
1600 Purdue Dr.
Fayetteville, NC 28304
910-433-1050 (F) 910-489-5474 (C) Email: email@example.com firstname.lastname@example.org Website: http://www.fcpr.us Field Services Director-East Andy Sumner 800-843-6276 ext 111 (NC Only) Like us on Facebook!