About Us

Special Olympics Ontario (SOO) is a volunteer driven organization with over 20,000 athletes and 10,000 volunteers registered across the province. Athletes can participate from 8 years of age and have the opportunity to train in 15 core sports offered in the Greater Ottawa Area. Active start and FUNdamentals programs are available for athletes starting at age 2.

SOO - Greater Ottawa has over 1000 registered athletes and volunteers participating in community sport programs. Every facet of our community is dedicated to enriching the lives of people with intellectual disabilities.

Recent Announcements

  • The Innovapost Greater Ottawa Invitational Swim Meet Location: Richcraft Recreation Complex KanataDate: Sunday, March 18, 2018Time: 9 am (Warm up at 8:10 am)34 events are offered ranging from 25 M swims to 200 ...
    Posted 29 Jan 2018, 10:35 by Webmaster Ottawa
  • The Light Fest - Promo Code Join Special Olympics Ottawa on September 23, 2017 for The Lights Fest. Use promo code SPECIALOLYMPICS to get $5 off adult tickets! 
    Posted 23 Aug 2017, 01:53 by Webmaster Ottawa
  • Volunteering Opportunity - The Lights Fest The Lights Fest is taking place on September 23, 2017 in Ottawa and Special Olympics Ottawa is their charity of choice! Are you interested in volunteering? Bring a friend with ...
    Posted 23 Aug 2017, 01:54 by Webmaster Ottawa
  • 2017 Provincial Award Recipients Special Olympics Ontario has announced the 2017 Provincial Award Recipients. We would like to congratulate those who were nominated and those who were chosen to take home these notable awards ...
    Posted 17 Aug 2017, 15:50 by Webmaster Ottawa
  • Special Olympics Night Join Special Olympics Ottawa and Ottawa Champions Baseball on September 1, 2017 for a pre-game ceremony celebrating Special Olympics Athletes at the Provincial Summer Games!Email dballoch@ottawachampions.com ...
    Posted 15 Aug 2017, 10:59 by Webmaster Ottawa
  • Special Olympics Ontario Provincial Summer Games Follow Along as Ottawa’s Special Olympians Compete at the Special Olympics Ontario Provincial Summer GamesOttawa is proud to have a large contingent competing at the 2017 Special Olympics ...
    Posted 13 Jul 2017, 07:13 by Webmaster Ottawa
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Upcoming Events
Date Event
 July 30, 2017 Ottawa Invitational Athletics Meet