Welcome to the South Western Ontario District Site! 
We provide quality sport training programs and competitions for athletes living with an intellectual disability in the district of South Western Ontario.

If you're an athlete, a coach, or a volunteer, or thinking of becoming one, check us out and learn about the exciting opportunities that we have to offer.



News Flash

  • Friends and Family Info: National Games & National Championships For those folks who are looking forward to cheering on their athletes at the National Bowling Championships in PEI in May, or at National Summer Games in Nova Scotia starting July 31st, check out the information pages attached to this announcement.For more information on the National Bowling Championships, please visit the Team Ontario National Bowling Championship website or the Special Olympics Canada National Bowling Championships websiteFor more information on the National Summer Games, please visit the Team Ontario National Games website (), the Special Olympics Canada National Bowling Championships websiteFor additional questions about Friends and Family at Nationals, please contact Team Ontario General Mission Staff Sheryl Huestis: Sherylh@specialolympicsontario.com. 
    Posted Mar 1, 2018, 1:11 PM by Kaitlyn Banuelos
  • Policy Update: Two-Year Athlete Eligibility Requirement Special Olympics Ontario has enacted a two-year eligibility criteria for all athletes advancing to Provincial Games. The new policy, which will take effect on February 23, 2018 and hence apply to our next round of Spring Sport Provincial Qualifiers in 2019 is attached to this post. Please review the attachment (which contains a memo of the policy’s enactment, as well as the policy itself). Please Note: It is critical that coaches and team managers are well aware of this new policy change. Please circulate this widely and thoroughly across your sport clubs via the coaches and team managers.It is also critical that coaches and team managers be sent their Sport Club Verification Reports so that they ...
    Posted Feb 21, 2018, 7:08 AM by Kaitlyn Banuelos
  • Coaching Athletes With A Disability - Free NCCP E-Learning The Coaching Association of Ontario (CAO) has extended the deadline for taking their Coaching Athletes with a Disibility eModule for FREE until March 31st. Volunteers that would like to take this module can visit the CAO website using the following link and request the code to access the course for FREEhttp://www.coachesontario.ca/coaching-athletes-disability-still-free-march-31st/------------More about the Coaching Athletes with a Disability eLearning Module:Coaching Athletes with a Disability is a National Coaching Certification Program (NCCP) eLearning module that provides coaches the knowledge to deliver quality, positive sport experiences for athletes, specifically with behavioural, intellectual, physical, and sensory disabilities.Coaching Athletes with a Disability NCCP training will provide coaches the ability ...
    Posted Feb 21, 2018, 6:56 AM by Kaitlyn Banuelos
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