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Special Olympics Track Coach Needed

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Special Olympics Kansas

  • 1 person is interested
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Seeking volunteer to act as a Head Coach Track Special Olympics program. (We currently have 3+ assistant coaches). Experienced coach and knowledgeable of Track events. Must be willing and able to work well with our very special athletes. Prefer someone who would be available for a possible State trip to Wichita, KS the first weekend in June. Coach will help with approximately 20+ athletes. Must be at least 18 years old. Must complete and submit paperwork to Special Olympics Kansas.

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About Special Olympics Kansas

Location:

5280 FOXRIDGE DR, MISSION, KS 66202, 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 a sharing of gifts, skills and friendship with their families, other Special Olympics athletes and the community

Description

Special Olympics Kansas is dedicated to empowering individuals with intellectual disabilities to become physically fit, productive and respected members of society through sports competitions, health and nutrition programs and leadership development. Offering year-round initiatives to children and adults with intellectual disabilities, Special Olympics Kansas is a platform for acceptance and inclusion as well as one of the largest advocates for healthy lifestyles in the state - regardless of race, religion, ethnicity or cultural differences.

People with Disabilities
Sports & Recreation

WHEN

Mon Mar 29, 2021 - Sun Jun 06, 2021

WHERE

Shawnee Mission West High School Track8800 W 85th StOverland Park, KS 66212

(38.97632,-94.68848)
 

SKILLS

  • Youth Services
  • Mental Health
  • Physical Therapy
  • Coaching
  • Fitness Instruction
  • Outdoor Recreation

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • 2-3 hours per week plus one day competition in Kansas City and one over night trip to Wichita for state competition.

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