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

  • June 25th RCMP Sunset Ceremony Musical Ride Cancelled due to weather Due to weather, we have been notified that the RCMP Musical Ride has been cancelled for June 25th.  
    Posted 25 Jun 2017, 13:55 by Stacey McKeown
  • Registration Day for Fall/Winter 2017-2018 The Date and Time for our In-Person Registration Day for Fall and Winter Programs has been announced!REGISTRATION Date:            June 17, 2017 Time:           11 AM TO 3 PM            Location ...
    Posted 12 Jun 2017, 15:59 by Admin Chair
  • Registration Days for 2017 Summer Programs The dates and times for the in-person registration days for our 2017 Summer Programs have been announced:
    Posted 8 Mar 2017, 11:33 by Admin Chair
  • Annual Members Meeting held on March 8th Special Olympics - Greater Ottawa's Community Council held our Annual Members Meeting on Wednesday, March 8th at 6:45 pm at the Adult High School (300 Rochester St., Rm 206 ...
    Posted 14 Mar 2017, 13:03 by Admin Chair
  • SOO-Ottawa hosts Skate Invitational this Weekend The 2017 Special Olympics Ontario Skating Invitational Competition will be held at the Goulbourn Recreation Complex this Saturday, February 4th.  The opening ceremonies kick off at 8:00am and awards ...
    Posted 31 Jan 2017, 12:46 by Admin Chair
  • Special Olympians open Skate Canada Nationals Special Olympians Stephanie McMahon, Jack Fan, and Katie Xu participated in the Opening Ceremony of the National Skating Championships being held January 16 - 22 at TD Place in Ottawa.  Our ...
    Posted 23 Jan 2017, 12:27 by Admin Chair
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Upcoming Events
Date Event
June 17, 2017       Fall Registration
June 24, 2017Annual Sports Banquet and Dance