Cleveland County

Cleveland co athlete

Welcome to Special Olympics Cleveland County! Cleveland County currently serves nearly 200 athletes. Sports trainings take place on Mondays and Fridays from 12:45 p.m.- 2:15 p.m. at area locations. For more specific information, please contact Carol Goforth.

Cleveland County Spring Games

Saturday, April 23, 9am – 2pm
Shelby High School, 230 E Dixon Blvd, Shelby, NC 28152

Sports Offered

Contact Information

Local Program Coordinator

Carol Goforth

400 West Marion St.
Shelby NC 28150
704-476-8330 ext.3152 (W)
704-472-4546 (C)
704-476-8313 (F)

Field Services Director – West

Michael Garguilo


Global Messengers

Global Messengers are ambassadors for the organization and can recruit potential athletes, volunteers and sponsors through public presentations. To schedule a Global Messenger appearance, please contact the local coordinator.

  • Sharon Simmons