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Blog - Special Olympics Nova Scotia
September 26, 2017

Dr. Bill Stanish Luncheon – October 20th

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The creator of Special Olympics Dr. Frank Hayden will be our guest speaker at the Dr. Bill Stanish Luncheon on October 20th at the Westin Hotel in Halifax, NS. To Register please follow the link: https://register.esourceevent.com/register/register.aspx?EventName=StanishLunch  

September 8, 2017

Registration Days

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Region Registration Location Date Time Dartmouth St. Thomas More Parish – 15 Caledonia Rd, Dartmouth, NS. September 16th 4:00pm – 6:00pm Halifax Westmount School (6700 Edward Arab Ave, Halifax, NS. September 20th 6:00pm – 8:00pm Pictou Summer Street Industries – 72 Park Street, New Glasgow, NS. September 20th 6:30pm – 8:00pm Cape Breton Our Lady of Fatima Parish – 1452 … Read More →

August 8, 2017

Special Olympics Athletes Succeed at Canada Games

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In the Fall of 2016 a dedicated group of athletes began to focus on something that would give them another great sport experience under a new umbrella – the Canada Games.  Four athletes from across Nova Scotia, under the direction of Peter McCromick, headed out to Winnipeg to compete against their fellow athletes from across Canada. Joy MacLaughlan (Halifax), Sasha … Read More →

May 2, 2017

2017 Provincial Summer Games

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RESULTS SUMMER GAMES 2017 FINAL Basketball  Basketball – Competition Up to Saturday end of day Saturday Track up to Heat 45 Saturday AM track up to heat 45 Soccer FINAL Soccer FINAL Swimming Final Results Copy of Summer Games 2017 – Aquatics Sat June 17 Rhythmic Gymnastics – Results Golf – Provinical Results SO Provincials 2017 – Hoop Awards SO Provincials 2017 – … Read More →

February 15, 2017

2017 Provincial Winter Games Feb 24-26th

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Results as of Saturday. FINAL SONS Winter Games 2017 Floor Hockey Figure Skating Snowshoeing FINAL Curling Bonspiel   Special Olympics Nova Scotia to host Provincial Winter Games the weekend of Feb 24-26th./ Camp Aldershot will act as the main hub for the weekend’s events hosting the Floor Hockey and Snow Shoeing competitions while the Wolfville Curling Club will host Curling … Read More →

February 13, 2017

Polar Plunge in Support of Special Olympics

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On March  4th we will all be FREEZIN FOR A REASON as we join our Nova Scotia LETR partners in the COOLEST -vent in HRM! The Polar Plunge is a one day event that sees brave people jumping onto a man made pool in Grand Parade.  The best two plungers will win lunch with the Mayor so get ready to … Read More →

November 29, 2016

Special Olympics CASH Lottery Winner Announced

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  Thank you to everyone who supported our CASH Lottery 2017 initiative.  Winners are announced as below: Winners are: 1st Prize – $10,000 in CASH- Winner Peggy Brown – Sydney NS Ticket # 03798 2nd Prize – Two tickets anywhere WestJet Flies – Winner Laura Loiseau Ticket # 00613 3rd Prize – $500.00 Gift Certificate to Home Hardware – Winner … Read More →

October 29, 2016

Join The Play Unified Movement

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Special Olympics Nova Scotia wants you to join the Play Unified Movement in your school! Be a student leader and take the plunge to help unite your fellow students through sport. Horton High School,  Central Kings and Middleton High School piloted the program in 2016.  Watch the video HERE  What is Play Unified? Dedicated to promoting social inclusion through shared … Read More →

October 29, 2016

Inspired Gala – Igniting The Flame

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Join us on February 1st at the Cunard Center in Halifax as we host our annual Gala in support of Special Olympics. This year we will be “Igniting the Flame” as we head into hosting the 2018 National Summer Games at St FX. University in Antigonish. To learn more about our gala or to purchase tickets, please visit our gala … Read More →

August 17, 2016

Province Wide Registration for Athletes and Volunteers

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Please check back soon as we update the times and locations in your community.  Volunteers are needed for all areas.  If you have a few hours to spare each week, we would love to have you join our organization. Why not come out and experience the true essence of sport. Region Registration Location Date Time Dartmouth Woodlawn United Church (54 … Read More →