Ice (Figure & Speed) Skating

Ice skating got its start through a small invitational held in Hillsborough in 1990, but its addition to the Southeast Region Winter Games in 1991 really developed the sport’s full potential. SONC hosted its first state-level competition in 2007.

Figure Skating

  • Individual Skills
  • Singles Competition
  • Pairs Skating
  • Ice Dancing
  • Unified Sports Pairs Skating
  • Unified Sports Ice Dancing



Speed Skating

  • 25m Straightaway
  • 55m Half Lap Race
  • 111m Race
  • 222m Race
  • 333m Race
  • 500m Race
  • 700m Race
  • 1000m Race
  • 1500m Race

Special Olympics Southeast Winter Games – Figure Skating is an additional competition opportunity for SONC athletes, as well as athletes from surrounding states. This event will takes place February 2-3, 2018 in Indian Trail, NC.

Special Olympics Virginia invites Special Olympics athletes from other programs to compete in their Speed Skating Championships. This event will next take place March 17-18, 2018 in Richmond, VA. Email Andrea Stamm if you are interested in this opportunity.


Sport Development Team

These volunteers advise SONC staff regarding sport rule modifications, competition and also train coaches in their sport! For more information on the athletics sport development team, contact one of the members below or Andrea Stamm, SONC staff liaison.

Tappie Dellinger, SDT Director
Indian Trail, NC

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SE Winter Games – Figure Skating

All forms must be submitted by the local program coordinator.

Southeast Winter Games – Figure Skating Registration Forms

Local program coordinators should submit entries along with the remainder of the Southeast Winter Games registration.

Assessment Forms

For coaches’ use only – do NOT submit with event registration.

SO Virginia Speed Skating Championships

All forms must be submitted by the local program coordinator.

SOVA Speed Skating Championships Registration Forms

Registration forms will be posted once received. Please email Andrea Stamm know if you are interested in sending athletes to Richmond, VA March 17-18, 2018 for this event.

  • Registration Forms
  • SOVA Speed Skating Championships Event Schedule (for information)

Certified Clinician

In addition to the sport development team, these volunteers are able to conduct local sport specific training schools on behalf of SONC. For more information on becoming a certified clinician, contact Andrea Stamm.