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Special Olympics Idaho Winter Sports Coach

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ORGANIZATION: SPECIAL OLYMPICS IDAHO INC

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Special Olympics Idaho is recruiting new Winter Sport Coaches for the local teams in the Twin Falls area. Winter Season begins in November and ends at the start of March. Athletes will train in the local Magic Valley area and travel for a Regional Winter Competition. Future opportunities to travel with athletes may include Winter Sports Invitationals with other State Programs and World Winter Games. Special Olympics Idaho fundraisers to cover the costs of travel for all Advancing Competitions.

Winter Sports may include:
Floor Hockey
Downhill Skiing
Cross Country
Snowboarding
Snowshoeing

If you are interested in Coaching Summer or Falls Sports, or volunteering on the Local Program Management Team serving the Twin Falls area, please contact the chapter office at the email below.

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About SPECIAL OLYMPICS IDAHO INC

Location:

PO Box 541, New Plymouth, ID 83655, 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 is an unprecedented global movement which, through quality sports training and competition, improves the lives of people with intellectual disabilities and, in turn, the lives of everyone they touch.

  • Special Olympics empowers people with intellectual disabilities to realize their full potential and develop their skills through year-round sports training and competition.

  • As a result, Special Olympics athletes become fulfilled and productive members of their families and the communities in which they live.

  • Special Olympics is an experience that is energizing, healthy, skillful, welcoming and joyful.

CAUSE AREAS

Advocacy & Human Rights
Community
Sports & Recreation
Advocacy & Human Rights, Community, Sports & Recreation

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Downtown Twin FallsTwin Falls, ID 83303

(42.5565,-114.47292)
 

SKILLS

  • Hockey
  • Snow Sports

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Athletes typically meet once a week for training throughout a 12 week training period.
  • All volunteers must pass a background check in order to participate with the Special Olympics Idaho program.

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