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.
NEWS:Congratulations to athletes and coaches that were chosen to represent Team North Carolina at the Special Olympics 2014 USA Games in New Jersey, June 2014: BASKETBALL: ALEX BAGLEY, DESTINY BELCHER, BRIAN BENNETT, CLARENCE BROWN, MARIO COVARRUBIA, TIA CRITCHFIELD, STEPHEN FERRI, CODY MILLER, MATTHEW NOVAK, GREG MILLER, KYLE MILLER, STEVE RIDGEWAY POWERLIFTING: WILLIE DIGGINS ATHLETICS: TONY RAYE CYCLING:JUSTIN FLOWERS Donate to the USA game athletes and coaches: https://www.firstgiving.com/fundraiser/CumberlandSaints/teamNC https://www.firstgiving.com/fundraiser/WillieDiggins/teamNC https://www.firstgiving.com/fundraiser/theronraye/teamNC https://www.firstgiving.com/fundraiser/JustinFlowers/teamNC
Cumberland County Spring GamesMethodist University Athletic Field 5400 Ramsey Street Register by Tuesday, April 1, 2014 Event: Friday, April 11, 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
SPRING GAMES REGISTRATION INFORMATION:
Become an Athlete Intern with the Fayetteville SwampDogsApplication Packets below Due April 9, 2013
INTERN APPLICATION INFORMATION:
Cumberland County PromGilmore Therapeutic Recreation Center 1600 Purdue Dr Friday, April 25, 2014 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm Contact Jamie or Nicole 910-433-1000
Adopt a Duck for Special Olympics
Duck adoption papers are available at the Gilmore Therapeutic Recreation Center. You may also get your adoption papers from athletes and coaches. For more information, contact staff at 910-433-1000 or visit our team webpage at: http://www.duckrace.com/fayettevilleduckderby/teams/1793Project 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!