SOOR Fall Virtual Games
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2020 Special Olympics Oregon Fall Virtual Games

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Presented by Providence Health & Services

Calling all athletes, Unified partners, Coaches and family members!

Join us for our first ever Special Olympics Oregon Fall Virtual Games. Although we cannot gather in person, you can still train and compete from your living room, backyard or local park!

To join our 2020 Fall Virtual Games, please follow these 3 easy steps below:

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Sign Up

Sign-up as an athlete anytime between now and November 9th via mail, online or over the phone.

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Join Us On Facebook

Like us on Facebook to connect with other athletes and participate in our Virtual Games and watch our ceremonies.

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Start Your Training

Choose your sport and start training today. Go for your personal best and then submit your scores between November 2-9, 2020

How Do The 2020 Fall Virtual Games Work?

Once you have signed up and selected your sports and events, Special Olympics Oregon will connect you with a trained coach. Your coach will ensure that you understand how to perform each event by:

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Connecting with you personally throughout the season via phone calls or conference calls.

Sharing training & rule guides demonstration videos.

Connecting you with other athletes in your events.

Connecting you with online training via SOOR Active.

Support you in submitting your scoresheets.

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Frequently Asked Questions

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Will you be awarding medals?

Commemorative medals will be awarded to all participants.

What if I don’t have all the equipment needed?

No problem. Your coach will support you in modifying equipment. For example, you can use a club or bat for golf putting.

Do I need a current medical form?

We will not be requiring a medical form for the virtual games, however we encourage you to get consent from your doctor before participating in Special Olympic events.

What if I get injured during virtual participation?

Let your coach know and they will support you to complete an incident form.

Is there an age limit to sign up as an athlete or unified partner?

An athlete or Unified Partner must be 8 years or older to participate.

Can I practice and/or compete in-person with my coach and teammates?

NO, in-person participation is not allowed.

What Sports Are Offered

You may compete in up to 3 of the following SPORTS offered.

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ATHLETICS

You can enter up to 3 individual events and the relay

  • 25m Manual Wheelchair
  • 25m Motorized WC Obstacle
  • 50m Run/Walk/Roll
  • 100m Run/Walk/Roll
  • Standing Long Jump
  • Tennis Ball Throw
  • Wheelchair Tennis Ball Throw
  • 1-mile Run/Walk/Roll
  • 5k Run/Walk/Roll
  • 4x 100m Run/Walk/Roll Unified “Relay” (combined time of 2 athletes + 2 partners)
  • 5k Unified Run/Walk/Roll (combined time of 1 athlete + 1 partner)

SOCCER

You can enter all events

  • Individual Skills Competition (Dribbling and Shooting combined)
  • Juggling – Individual
  • Juggling – Unified Team (combined score of 3 athletes and 2 Unified Partners)

GOLF

You can enter only 1 event

  • Putting Skills (Short Putt & Long Putt combined)
  • 9-hole individual
  • 18-hole individual
  • 9-hole Unified Pair
  • 18-hole Unified Pair

FITNESS AS A SPORT

You can enter all events

  • Individual Fitness
  • Unified Team Fitness (combined score of 1 athlete + 1 partner)
  • Fitness as a Sport Exercises will include:
    • Push Ups
    • Curl Ups
    • Overhead Press
    • Side Arm Raises
    • Shin Touches

If you would like to sign up for our Esports League presented by Sony (Xbox and PlayStation 4) please CLICK HERE

Schedule of Events

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September 2020 to November 2020

Fall Virtual Sports Season

 

2020 Special Olympics Oregon Fall Virtual Games
presented by Providence Health & Services

November 2, 2020
Opening Ceremonies

November 2-9, 2020
Competition Week – Submit Your Scores!

November 16-20, 2020
Games Celebration Week – theme days, awards, dance party, highlight videos and more!

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Select your sports below to view or print out SCORE CARDS:

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Select your sports below to view or print out VIRTUAL RULES AND GUIDELINES + other sport resources:

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Thank You to Our Sponsors

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