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.
- Ice Skating Calendar
- Special Olympics Figure Skating Quick Start Guide – printable version
- Special Olympics Figure Skating Quick Start Guide – digital version
- Special Olympics Figure Skating Coaching Guide – printable version
- Special Olympics Figure Skating Coaching Guide – digital version
- Other SOI Coaching Resources
- US Figure Skating Association
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