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News Flash!
All noteworthy announcements will posted here at the top of the page.  Announcements will be archived into one of the four following news sections (below): Sport and Competition, District, Community and Provincial.

News Flash!

  • UPDATE! Eastern District Training Team Announcement - 2020 Provincial Spring Games Congratulations to the team members for being named to the District Training Squad for the 2020 Provincial Spring Games.  The Provincial Spring Games will be hosted from May 21 – 23 ...
    Posted Jan 17, 2020, 11:48 AM by Jason Hussak
  • Nomination Time! 2019 Special Olympics Ontario Provincial Awards CALL FOR NOMINATIONS  2019 Special Olympics OntarioProvincial Awards It’s time to nominate and select 2019 Special Olympics Ontario Provincial awards winners. We are once again looking for deserving ...
    Posted Apr 23, 2019, 9:12 AM by Jason Hussak
  • UPDATE! - 2019 Provincial Winter Games/5-Pin Bowling/Floor Hockey - Eastern District Announcement The latest round of updates to the Eastern District Training Squads for the 2019 Provincial Winter Games, Provincial 5-Pin Bowling Championships, and Provincial Floor Hockey Championships have been announced ...
    Posted Sep 10, 2018, 12:06 PM by Jason Hussak
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    This section contains news with regard to Sport and Competition.

  • Good Luck to Eastern District Athletes & Coaches Competing at Winter World Games in Austria We would like to take this opportunity to wish the four Eastern District athletes and one coach attending Winter World Games in Austria Good luck!  Make sure to follow along ...
    Posted Mar 24, 2017, 2:10 PM by
  • Ryan's deep bond with Special Olympics FIRST POSTED: WEDNESDAY, MARCH 18, 2015 07:09 PM EDT | UPDATED: THURSDAY, MARCH 19, 2015 08:14 AM EDTFor 513 regular-season games, which have included 187 goals and ...
    Posted May 12, 2015, 10:04 AM by
  • *19 Feb 2015 Update*2015 Provincial Floor Hockey Championships Team Announcement 2015 Floor Hockey Provincial ChampionshipsAnnouncement Special Olympics Ontario is proud to announce the teams that will be attending the 2015 Special Olympics Ontario Floor Hockey Provincial Championships. The Championships ...
    Posted May 12, 2015, 10:06 AM by
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  • District News

    This section contains news with regard to your district.
  • Athlete Leadership Program Comes to Kingston October 29th
    Posted Jan 10, 2017, 11:32 AM by
  • Call For Volunteers To Fill District Administrative Positions Special Olympics Ontario is looking for volunteers with a strong administrative background to fill district level administrative positions in Eastern Ontario. The District Administrative Team (DAT) consists of an Administrative ...
    Posted Jan 10, 2017, 11:33 AM by
  • Provincial Floor Hockey Championships a HUGE Success! On May 7th, Floor Hockey teams from across Ontario rallied at Carleton University in Ottawa for the 2015 Provincial Floor Hockey Championships.  Athletes, Coaches, Family, Friends and Fans all had ...
    Posted Sep 18, 2015, 12:37 PM by
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  • Community News
    This section contains news with regard to communities in your district.

  • World-class personality to go with Mercier's schedule Sandi Mercier trains for the Special Olympics World Summer Games at the YMCA of Brockville and Area on Tuesday. (JONATHON BRODIE/The recorder and Times)The thing making Sandi Mercier ...
    Posted Mar 27, 2015, 7:32 AM by
  • Special Olympics gymnasts welcomed into Kanata Cup Kanata Kourier-StandardBy Brier Dodge The Kanata Cup was filled with rhythmic gymnasts, from the youngest age division to the oldest, proudly performing their routines that took months of ...
    Posted Mar 20, 2015, 7:22 AM by
  • Bocce ball tournament a hit for students and cops By Adam Brazeau -Cornwall Seaway NewsCORNWALL, Ontario - Over 80 young athletes with intellectual disabilities wore their team jerseys like a badge of honour at the Four Corners Provincial Bocce ...
    Posted Mar 5, 2015, 8:52 AM by
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  • Provincial News

    This section contains news with regard to Special Olympics province-wide.

  • School Championships In Niagara June 12-14 The Special Olympics Ontario School Championships is taking place June 12-14 in the Niagara Region. Eastern Ontario is proud to be sending a number of high school teams to ...
    Posted Jul 12, 2017, 9:54 AM by
  • Now Accepting Coach Applications for 2017 Summer Provincial Games Special Olympics Ontario is now accepting applications for 2017 Provincial Summer Games positions.   Please go to 2017 Provincial Summer Games Coach & Volunteer Games Registration Form to complete an application form ...
    Posted Jan 10, 2017, 11:32 AM by
  • January Update 2016 Provincial Spring Games Training Squad Announcement Congratulations to all athletes!To view the list of names for the Special Olympics Ontario Provincial Spring Games in Guelph, May 26-28, 2016 Eastern District Training Squad please click ...
    Posted Jan 10, 2017, 12:47 PM by
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