Avery County

Welcome to Special Olympics Avery County! We are always looking for new athletes, coaches and volunteers! Come out and get involved! Special Olympics reveals the champion in us all!

Anyone interested in volunteering or coaching? All coach training is free and provided by Special Olympics. Please contact Barb Holdcroft at if you are interested!

A special thanks to all of our sponsors for our Spring and Summer games! Our major Pinnacle Sponsors include the Williams YMCA of Avery County and Classic Stone Works, Inc. of Linville.

Upcoming Events

Sports Offered

Special Olympics Avery County Sponsors

The Classic Avery County
YMCA Avery County

Contact Information

Local Program Coordinator

Barb Holdcroft

419-350-9366 (C)

Community Resource Director – West

Lauren Bruce

919-719-7662 x106

VP of Community Resources

Lindsay Waldron

704-358-1935 x161