•  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • Public Notification

  • 8th ASEAN Para Games 2015

    Special Olympics Singapore would like to congratulate all athletes for their remarkable achievements at the 8th ASEAN Para Games 2015!

    All the athletes were brave in the attempt!

  • Who We Are

    A global sport and social movement that touches and changes the lives of individuals with intellectual disabilities through the transformative power of sports.

  • What We Do

    Special Olympics Singapore is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing year-round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports for children and adults with intellectual disabilities, 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.

  • About Intellectual Disability

    Intellectual disabilities (ID) is a disability characterized by significant limitations in both intellectual functioning and in adaptive behavior, which covers many everyday social and practical skills.

Upcoming Events in Singapore

DATE EVENT LOCATION
25th November 2017
Special Olympics Singapore Volunteer Appreciation Lunch 2017
View More ▼

Furama Riverfront
11th November 2017
Motor Activity Training Program Challenge Day
View More ▼

AWWA Special School
11th November 2017
Special Olympics Singapore Charity Bowl 2017
View More ▼

Kovan Forte Bowl

News and Stories from Singapore

19 - 21 May 2017

Special Olympics Singapore National Games 2017

-
Special Olympics Singapore hosted 650 local and foreign Special Olympics athletes at the 9th Special Olympics Singapore National Games, which was held from 19th to 21st May 2017. Held once every 4 years, The Special Olympics National Games is a competitive multi-sports event for individuals with intellectual disabilities. The games, which was opened to athletes above 8 years of age, serves as a platform for special athletes to demonstrate their sporting skills and talents. One of the main purpose of the National Games was to unite the local community through the transformative power of sports. It was also an event for all to celebrate the talents and abilities of people with intellectual disabilities. The Opening Ceremony, which was held at Bishan Stadium, saw many proud parents, teachers, and avid supporters cheer the athletes on as they marched into the stadium. His Excellency, President Dr. Tony Tan Keng Yam, was present to declare the games open! He was accompanied by Mrs Mary Tan. The ceremony began with the raising of the Special Olympic Flag and the lighting of theOlympic Flame followed by performances by persons with special needs and other various organizations.
Special Olympics Singapore hosted 650 local and foreign Special Olympics athletes at the 9th Special Olympics Singapore National Games, which was held from 19th to 21st May 2017. Held once every 4 years, The Special Olympics National Games is a ...
View More ▼
2 April 2017

The Four Note Opera By L'arietta Productions

-
The athletes and caregivers of SO Singapore were invited by L'arietta Productions to ‘The Four Note Opera’ on Sunday, 2nd April. The 50-minute comedy at the Aliwal Arts Centre saw everyone laughing their hats off that afternoon!
The athletes and caregivers of SO Singapore were invited by L'arietta Productions to ‘The Four Note Opera’ on Sunday, 2nd April. The 50-minute comedy at the Aliwal Arts Centre saw everyone laughing their hats off that afternoon!
View More ▼
14 - 25 March 2017

Special Olympics 2017 World Winter Games

-
Special Olympics Singapore sent a Team of 14 athletes and 6 officials to participate in the 2017 World Winter Games held in Graz, Austria from 14th to 25th March 2017. The athletes competed in Short Track Speed Skating and Floorball. Upon arrival, the team was hosted in a town called Schwechat Niederosterrich, Vienna, where they were welcomed with a performance by the locals, and had a taste of their first Austrian meal! In the following days, the team explored Prater and went to the theme park where they drove bumper cars without a license! Our athletes fought hard, displayed courage and good sportsmanship at their respective competitions to bring home a total of 3 Gold, 5 Silver and 2 Bronze Medals! It was the first time Special Olympics Singapore sent a Floorball Team to the World Winter Games. The team clinched 2nd placing at the games. Competitions aside, the World Winter Games was an unforgettable experience for the team as they forged new friendships with other individuals from across the globe, encouraged and supported one another, and embraced the cold in Austria! Many proud friends, family members and supporters, arrived at Singapore’s Changi Airport on Sunday, 26th March to welcome the Team home!
Special Olympics Singapore sent a Team of 14 athletes and 6 officials to participate in the 2017 World Winter Games held in Graz, Austria from 14th to 25th March 2017. The athletes competed in Short Track Speed Skating and Floorball. Upon arrival, ...
View More ▼

Past Stories from Singapore

No past stories.


Get Involved

 

Athlete Stories
A Smashing Time - Mohamad Rausyan Bin Mohamad Ya’acob

In recent 8th ASEAN Para Games, Mohamad Rausyan Bin Mohamad Ya’acob represented Singapore in bowling and bag a Gold in mixed singles event. This is one of the many medals he had won as an athletes. How far he has come and the assistance he has ...
READ MORE
 

Coaches Stories
Thoughts of a Volunteer Coach - Dave Tay

I started volunteering for Special Olympics in 2008. I was in the Navy then so could only offer myself during Saturdays. I was abit worried at first because I have not coached an ID personnel before and am not sure whether I ...

READ MORE
 

Family Support Network
Thoughts of a Parent - Magdelene Yip

“As a typical Singaporean parent with high expectations of my children, it was initially difficult to accept Sebastian’s diagnosis. Even after I realized I needed to get over my denial and find out what I could do for him, I still groped in the dark ...
READ MORE

Do you have a story to share?

Tell us your story so we can publish it for others to see
Copyright © 2017 Special Olympics Singapore. All rights reserved.
Login
Copyright © 2017 Special Olympics Singapore.
All rights reserved.
Login
Copyright © 2017 Special Olympics Singapore.
All rights reserved.
Login

Admin Login