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The 2015 State

Summer Games

were a GREAT success!

Congratulations Athletes!

A BIG thank-you to all the coaches, families, supporters and volunteers

for once again making it all special

for the athletes!

S. G. Raffle Winners

      1st Place - Loretta Jones, Lincoln
      2nd Place - Hakim Mohammed, Lewiston
      3rd Place - Sandra Salisbury, Hampton NH
      4th Place - Linda Waltham - Lubec
      5th Place - John Levasseur, Belfast

Congratulations!

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The Great State of Maine Flag Animation

To Download Forms

(Medicals, Athlete Release, etc)

go to the News & Info Section.

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ATTENTION:

ALL Class "A" Volunteers

there is a

"Protective Behaviors"

Training Policy in effect!!!

Class "A" Volunteer is defined as
an individual who will have direct contact with or supervision of an athlete.
All Class "A" volunteers MUST
complete a "Protective Behaviors" course -
an online version is available.
To access it, click on the link below:
Protective Behaviors
Training Course
Once you have successfully completed the course, SOME will receive an email confirmation that you have completed the training.  We would prefer that everyone use the online training, however, if you are not able to, you may obtain a CD version of the training, by calling Ian Frank at 879-0489.
Thank you, in advance, for your cooperation with this policy -
as always, we ALL strive to make the program better and
safer for the athletes we serve!

 

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2016 Scarf Project

colors will be

Red Heart Super Saver

Cherry Red - 0319

& White - 0311

Download the flyer for details!

 

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On the field, we’re teammates -
and off the field, we’re friends.

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Do you love to read magazines?

You can help Special Olympics Maine by ordering or renewing your favorite magazines through our partner, DialAmerica.  You’ll get BIG discounts and DialAmerica will contribute 12 1/2% of your paid subscription to us.  It’s easy and costs you nothing. 

Order Today - click HERE!

 

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The Special Olympics World Games are under way! Best of luck to our Maine athletes Kelsey Tripp (Aquatics) and Scott Allen (Golf) and also to our Coach Duane Hall who is an official Special Olympics USA Bowling Coach. Stay up to date by visiting

http://specialolympicsusa.org/2015/news

or watch the daily coverage on ESPN

Mon. July 27   Daily LA2015 Show     4 PM PT/7 PM ET    ESPN
Tues. July 28  Daily LA2015 Show     4 PM PT /7 PM ET  ESPN
Wed. July 29   Daily LA2015 Show     4 PM PT/7 PM ET   ESPN
Thu. July 30    Daily LA2015 Show     4 PM PT/7 PM ET   ESPN
Fri. July 31      Daily LA2015 Show     4 PM PT/7 PM ET  ESPN
Sat. August 1  Daily LA2015 Show     1 PM PT/4 PM ET    ABC
Sat. August 1  Daily LA2015 Show     4 PM PT/7 PM ET   ESPN
Fri. August 7   Best of LA2015 Show   4 PM PT/7 PM ET   ESPN
Sat. August 8  Best of LA2015 Show   1 PM PT/7 PM ET  ABC

Note: All shows will re-air on ESPN2 later the same night.

 

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Special Olympics Maine

Concussion Awareness &

Safety Recognition Policy

It is Special Olympic's intent to take steps to help ensure the health and safety of all Special Olympics participants.  And with that, everyone involved in Special Olympics should remember that safety comes first, and should take reasonable steps to help minimize the risks for concussion or other serious brain injuries.
Effective March 1, 2015, a participant who is suspected of sustaining a concussion in a practice, game or competition shall be removed from practice, play or competition at that time.  If a qualified medical professional is available on-site to rentder an evaluation, that person shall have final authority as to whether or not a concussion is suspected.  If applicable, the participant's parent or guardian should be made aware that the participant is suspected of sustaining a concussion.

To read or download the entire policy

click HERE

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2015 Special Olympics

World Summer Games

(July 25th - August 2nd)

in Los Angeles, CA

Maine will be sending two athletes:

Kelsey Tripp - Aquatics

Scott Allen - Golf

These two athletes will represent Maine
as part of the 491 members of
Team USA!

Congratulations!

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The 2nd Annual

Saturday, April 11th

at Maranacook Lake, Winthrop

was a GREAT success,

raising over $26,000!!!!

Bravvvve  Dippers!

Look at the crowd!

Check out this video:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WtPM8O7dbmc
compliments of 92Moose Radio.

A BIG thank-you to all the Plungers,

Sponsors & Volunteers!!!

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Maine Law Enforcement

Torch Run

Harley Raffle Ticket Winners
(drawing was at Noon, 10/10/14)

1st - 2014 Harley Street Glide
Ticket #0215
Aub-Lew M/C Rider Educ
2nd - $300 Cabela's Gift Card
Ticket #1473
Chuck McFarland, W. Gardiner
3rd - $200 Cabela's Gift Card
Ticket #0854
Chris Tellier, RI

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Amazon Smile

  • Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to Special Olympics Maine whenever you shop on AmazonSmile.
  • AmazonSmile is the same Amazon you know. Same products, same prices, same service.

To shop on Amazon and

contribute to Special Olympics Maine

Click HERE

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