Special Olympics

More than 1,500 Special Olympics athletes will represent Washington hometowns ranging from Bellingham to Vancouver and Seattle to Spokane at the 2017 Special Olympics Washington Winter Games in Wenatchee, March 3 - March 5

Opening Ceremonies will be held at the Town Toyota Center in Wenatchee on Friday, March 3 beginning at 8 p.m. All events are FREE to the general public.

Athletes from across the state will converge on Wenatchee, Mission Ridge Ski Resort and Leavenworth to compete in six sports during the three-day event: Alpine Skiing, Cross Country Skiing, Figure Skating, Snowboarding and Basketball. The 1,500 athletes will be supported by nearly 300 coaches and 700 volunteers.

Spectators are always welcome!
 
 

Friday, March 3
12:00 p.m. Check in at course
12:15 p.m. Head Coaches Meeting
12:30 – 2:30 p.m. Qualifying Event

Saturday, March 4

9:00 a.m. Volunteer Check-in and Orientation
9:00 a.m. Coaches Meeting
9:15 a.m. Opening Ceremony
9:20 a.m. 3 Kilometer Race and 3 Kilometer Unified Race
10:30 a.m. 500 Meter Race 
11:30 a.m. 100 Meter Race
11:45 a.m. 10 Meter Race
12:00 p.m. 300 Meter Race
1:00 p.m. 1 Kilometer Race and 1 Kilometer Unified Race
2:00 p.m. 50 Meter Race
2:30 p.m. 5 Kilometer Race and 5 Kilometer Unified Race

No official break for lunch. Awards after last race

Sunday, March 5
8:30 a.m. Volunteer Check-in and Orientation
9:00 a.m. 10 Kilometer Race
10:00 a.m. 4X 1 Kilometer Relay Race

No official break for lunch. Awards and Closing of Competition after last race

When & Where

Fri, 03/03/2017 - 12:00pm to Sun, 03/05/2017 - 12:00pm
Icicle Trail at Fish Hatchery