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Special Olympics Florida - Alachua County Powerlifting coaches and volunteers
ORGANIZATION: Special Olympics Florida, Inc.
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1 person is interested
Special Olympics Florida is seeking volunteers to serve as coaches.Special Olympics Florida Alachua County has opportunities for coaches and assistant coaches/sports volunteers for:
Volunteers will assist athletes weekly with training and practice.
Sports meet weekly from August -November
Coaches are the key to a successful sports experience for the Special Olympics athlete. As a coach, you teach sports skills and model good sportsmanship and character. You give Special Olympics athletes the most immediate awareness of their self-worth, ability, courage, and capacity to grow and improve both on the playing field and off. Coaches will be provided training and sports seasons run for 2-3 months.
Special Olympics Florida provides year-round sports training and athletic competitions in a variety of Olympic-type sports for children and adults with intellectual disabilities. We rely on more than 38,000 volunteers throughout the state each year who serve as coaches, help with events, assist on committees and so much more.
Join us in helping athletes achieve their dreams, volunteer today!
About Special Olympics Florida, Inc.
1915 Don Wickham Drive, Clermont, FL 34711, US
"The mission of Special Olympics Florida (SOFL) is to provide year-round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports for children and adults with intellectual disabilities, who wish to participate, 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.
Special Olympics Florida provides sports training and Olympic-style competition to more than 60,000 athletes with intellectual disabilities and developmental disabilities throughout the state. Special Olympics Florida is a Level I Accredited Program (highest level of accreditation granted by SOI) and is divided into 11 area programs, which cover over 55 counties.
SwampCity Fitness4315 SW 29th AveGainesville, FL 32608
July 14, 2022
- Fitness Instruction
- People 55+
- Driver's License Needed
- Background Check
- Must be at least 16
- Orientation or Training
- Thursdays from 5:30-6:30 in Gainesville for sports season