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Our Sports

Special Olympics South Africa offers training and competition in 18 individual and team sports for children and adults with intellectual disabilities.

Through participation our athletes develop physically, lead healthier lives, meet and make friends, and grow in confidence.

We use sport to dispel long-standing myths, change negative attitudes and create new opportunities to embrace and celebrate people with intellectual disabilities.


We offer training in the following sports:

• Aquatics

• Athletics

• Basketball

• Bocce

• Bowling

• Cycling

• Equestrian

• Soccer

• Speed skating

• Netball


• Golf

• Floor Hockey

• Figure Skating

• Open Water Swimming

• Table Tennis

• Volleyball

• Ten-Pin-Bowling

• Young Athletes Programme

• Footsal


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(011) 706 3323

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