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Special Olympics Orange County swim coach

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ORGANIZATION: Special Olympics Orange County - NC

  • 44 people are interested
swimming

Provide swim instruction to youth and adults with intellectual disabilities on Tuesday or Thursday evenings. Choose 1 or more sessions. Classes are at both the Chapel Hill Community Center indoor pool (6:30-7:15p, 7:25p-8:55p), and at the Hargraves Center/A.D. Clark outdoor pool (5:30-6:15p, 6:25-7:25p). Athletes have varied swim abilities, from water aerobics for non-swimmers, to developmental, to competitive. Majority are recreational level swimmers. Our goals are to teach water safety, improve independence in the water, and to have fun. No coaching experience is required.

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About Special Olympics Orange County - NC

Location:

Chapel Hill Parks and Recreation, 200 Plant Rd, Chapel Hill, NC 27514, US

Mission Statement

The mission of Special Olympics is to provide year-round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports for children and adults with intellectual disabilities, giving them continuing opportunities to develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage, experience joy and participate in the sharing of gifts, skills and friendship with their families, other Special Olympic athletes and the community.

Description

SOOC offers 18 sports year-round to more than 300 athletes of all ages and skill levels with developmental disabilities.

CAUSE AREAS

Children & Youth
People with Disabilities
Sports & Recreation
Children & Youth, People with Disabilities, Sports & Recreation

WHEN

Tue Jun 14, 2022 - Thu Aug 04, 2022
05:30 PM - 08:30 PM

WHERE

Chapel Hill Community Center120 S. Estes DrChapel Hill, NC 27514

(35.92588,-79.03281)
 

SKILLS

  • Coaching
  • Swimming
  • Water Recreation

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 12
  • 1 hr weekly

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