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Olathe Parks and Recreation Winter/Spring 2014 : Page 46

PLEASE READ The City of Olathe, USD 233, and the Olathe Special Olympics Booster Club sponsor the Olathe Special Olympics program. The program is offered to youth in the Olathe School District and youth and adults living within the Olathe City limits, who have developmental disabilities. All athletes currently registered with Olathe Special Olympics, even if they do not meet the above criteria, are welcome to keep their registration with the team. All new athletes wishing to join a Special Olympics organization need to sign up with the local team in the city in which they reside. If there is no Special Olympics team in your city (or if you need a contact phone number) please call the Special Olympics Kansas office at 913-236-9290 for further information. All athletes desiring participation in Special Olympics will be given the oppor tunity to compete and be a part of a team! SPECIAL OLYMPICS SKIING/ SNOWSHOEING AGES ALL FEE WITH TRANS $30 DEADLINE: I WEEK PRIOR. MIN: 5 MAX:15 LOCATION: SNOW CREEK 24811 ........ 11:00am .......1/5 .........Sun 24818 ........ 11:00am .......1/12 ........Sun WINTER GAMES-DEADLINE DECEMBER 20TH Fee: $75 24819 ........ 1/23...........Thurs & Fri OLATHE TRAILBLAZERS SPRING SPORTS AGES ALL $15 WITHOUT TRANS -PER SPORT $40 WITH TRANS-PER SPORT Coordinating the Olathe Special Olympics program is the responsibility of the City of Olathe, the Olathe Booster Club, and the Olathe District Schools. Program: The mission of Special Olympics is to provide year round training and athletic competition in a variety of well-coached Olympic type sports for individuals with cognitive delays. Purpose: By providing our athletes with the continuing opportunity to develop physical and mental fitness, we find it helps to prepare them for entry into school and community programs. The joy they experience while participating, making friends, and sharing experiences is unsurpassed in other areas of their lives. Eligibility: Individuals with intellectual challenges 8 years of age or older are eligible to participate in area and state competition. Please contact Olathe Parks & Recreation at 913-971-8563 if you are interested. SPECIAL OLYMPICS BASKETBALL AGES ALL EIGHT 45 MINUTE CLASSES (SCHOOL AGED) EIGHT 60 MINUTE CLASSES (ADULT) $30 WITHOUT TRANS/ $55 WITH TRANS Practices are 45 minutes long. Athletes may sign up for track and field and one of the “minor sports” during the Spring season Competitions for minor sports are often held at the same time on the same date. A parent or provider must be in water with those needing assistance while swimming. Competitive swimmers must swim 25 meters unassisted. DEADLINE: MARCH 15 MIN: 10 MAX:100 Aquatics Assisted -Mission Trail Middle School W/O Trans ... 24844 .........6:30pm .....3/25 Tue Tue W Trans ..... 24846 .........6:30pm .....3/25 Aquatics Competitive -Mission Trail Middle School Tue W/O Trans ... 24830 .........7:15pm .....3/25 W/ Trans..... 24834 .........7:15pm .....3/25 Tue Track and Field-Indian Trail Sat W/O Trans ... 24848 .........10:00am ....3/29 Sat W/ Trans..... 24839 .........10:00am ....3/29 Tennis-Olathe South Sat W/O Tans .... 24840 .........9:30am .....3/29 W/ Tans...... 24841 .........9:30am .....3/29 Sat Cycling-Indian Trail Sat W/O Trans ... 24825 .........9:30am .....3/29 W/ Trans..... 24826 .........9:30am .....3/29 Sat Special Olympics SPECIAL OLYMPICS BASKETBALL Please check the City of Olathe Parks and Recreation Web site and hotline for practice locations if in doubt. DEADLINE: DEC. 31 LOCATION: OREGON TRAIL MIDDLE SCHOOL. NOTE: PRACTICE ON FEB. 4 & 25 WILL BE HOSTED AT PIONEER TRAIL MIDDLE SCHOOL School Aged (8-21) W/O Transportation 24817 ........ 7:00 p.m........1/14 ........Tue With Transportation 24816 ........ 7:00 p.m........1/14 ........Tue Adult W/O Transportation 24814 ........ 8:00 p.m........1/14 ........Tue With Transportation 24815 ........ 8:00 p.m........1/14 ........Tue Sat Feb. 1 • Johnson County Community College • 12345 College Blvd STATE TOURNAMENT KC METRO TOURNAMENT March 20-22 Hays, KS 46 913-971-8563 www.olatheks.org/ParksRec

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