90 Day Fit 5 Fitness Challenge
WHAT: Special Olympics Maryland Challenges you to a 90 Day Fit 5 Fitness Challenge designed to encourage athletes to create a healthier lifestyle by meeting their physical activity, nutrition, and hydration goals for 90 days. Participants will track their progress using the attached activity logs and will be encouraged to post accomplishments on social media.…
National Bullying Prevention Month
Let's spread kindness throughout all our social circles: families, friends, colleagues, coworkers, anyone you come into contact with. It is a time to work together to build tolerance for all people, everywhere. Find ways to decrease bullying amongst everyone. More Information & Resources History of National Bullying Prevention Month
October is the time to promote walking and living a healthier lifestyle. This month is called "Walktober" to promote safety for pedestrians, health, and exercise. Maryland's national exercise is walking, this is a perfect time to celebrate! There are several ways to get involved in this month of health and awareness. Find ways to get…
Date: Sunday, October 30th Location: Crown Sports Center 24810 Crown Road Fruitland, MD 21826 Tentative Schedule: 9:00 AM - Opening Ceremonies 10:00 AM - Competition Starts 11:00 AM - Awards Begin 3:30 PM - Event Conclusion Events: 7v7 Team Competition - Player Development Unified® (PDU), Traditional Team Competition (Young Adult and Senior Teams), Unified® Team…
Your ability to manage your time is an essential skill for your success in meeting expectations and accomplishing your work as a leader.
High schools from across the state of Maryland come together to determine the best of the best of our Interscholastic Unified Sports Tennis teams! Hosted at the Junior Tennis Champions Center, come out to see who is crowned State Champs in their respective divisions! Date: Tuesday, November 1st, 2022 Location: Junior Tennis Champions Center (JTCC)…
A leader in Special Olympics needs to know the organization very well! In this module, you will: 1. Review the Special Olympics mission statement 2. Learn why Special Olympics is unique 3. Learn important facts about Special Olympics 4. Learn the three important parts of Athlete Leadership 5. Discuss Unified Leadership 6. Discuss the different…
World Kindness Day
World Kindness Day was a holiday created in 1998 to promote kindness to everyone. There are several countries that observe this day annually, November 13th. Along with the United States, other countries that celebrate are Canada, Australia, Japan, U.A.E. just to name a few. This is a day devoted to all types of acts of…
As a leader you may be tasked with leading a discussion around an important topic, learn the tips to leading an engaging and productive discussion!
Athlete Leaders learn about advocacy and how to become a Unified Leader.
Giving Tuesday takes place on Tuesday, Nov. 29th this year. Giving Tuesday was created in 2012 as a simple idea: a day that encourages people to do good. Take this opportunity to show your support for Special Olympics Maryland on this significant day by signing up to plunge or make a donation to the upcoming Cool Schools event. Click Here for more information about Cool Schools.