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SPECIAL OLYMPICS JOHNSON COUNTY (SOJC)
Events Week May 23rd, 2016
*NOTE: ALL athletes must have a current SO medical on file in order to
Participate in games. Medicals are good for 3 years.
Attention all New athletes & current athletes I have talked to, please bring your athlete application and medical (if you have). Be sure to keep a copy of your athlete’s medical & turn original in to Rita or coach). Medicals are good for 3 years if no changes. Forms are
Monday, May 23rd –
Bowling practice Cost is $5
· 5PM – 6pm at Southern Bowl, US 31 Greenwood.
· NOTE: this is not our regular bowling season; this is practice for athletes bowling at Summer Games, though anyone is welcomed to bowl too.
Track & Field Practice
· 6:00PM at Whiteland HS Track (open to all track athletes)
Tuesday, May 24th–
Summer Sports Call Out Meeting See attached information
6:00PM at Earlywood Special Services, 500 Earlywood Drive, Franklin, IN
Softball, Golf, Volleyball, Flag Football, Corn Toss, Long Distant Run/Walk
ALPs – Athletic Leadership Program monthly meeting
6:30PM at New Hope Church, Fairview Road, Greenwood
More important to attend ALPs meeting, can complete form for Summer Games
7:15PM – 8:14PM for Athletes attending Summer Games
Please be ready to swim right at 7:15PM
Wednesday, May 25th
Track & Field Practice
6:00PM at Whiteland HS Track (open to all track athletes)
Thursday, May 26th–
Swimming Practice – for athletes going to Summer Games only
7:15PM – 8:15PM at the Whiteland HS pool
Be ready to swim right at 7:15PM
Soccer Practice (for competitive team only)
6:00pm-7:15PM on field #17 At Center Grove Soccer fields Whiteland Rd.
Be sure to wear shin guards & bring water bottle
Saturday, May 28th –
10:30AM – at Center Grove Soccer fields on Whiteland Rd (just east of Morgantown Rd round-about) All athletes must have a current Athlete application form completed and an Athlete medical completed and signed by Doctor. This is required by Special Olympics Indiana.
Other Dates to Remember:
Friday, June 3rd, 6-9PM Party on the Pitch (see attached for more info)
Friday, Saturday, Sunday – June 10th, 11th 12th – Summer Games in Terre Haute IN
· Please confirm where you are staying and sports you are participating in.
Friday & Saturday – June 10th-11th – Strawberry Festival at Sugar Grove Elementary
See Sue Koch or Kelly Pitrelli re volunteering
August 13th – ALPs (Athletic Leadership Program) will host a yard sale to support SOJC. So as you spring clean, consider donating gently used items. (More details to follow)
August 13th – Bowling Practice starts & goes thru end of October. (More details to follow)
Other ways to help with fundraising without spending any extra $$$$: