Marlow’s Tavern Golf Classic, September 18, Roswell

Join us on September 18th at the Country Club of Roswell for the 19th Annual Marlow’s Tavern Golf Classic benefiting SOGA. Since 1999, this annual golf tournament has raised almost $685,000 for our athletes. This year’s tournament goal is to raise $95,000! The fun-filled day will include a putting contest, shotgun start, hole contests, and an awards ceremony, reception and silent auction.

Click here for Available Sponsorships.

Click here for the Registration Form.

If you cannot participate in the tournament but would like to make a donation, please make your check payable to Special Olympics Georgia, write “Marlow’s” on the memo line, and mail to:

Susan Skolnick

Special Olympics Georgia

4000 DeKalb Technology Parkway, Suite 400, Building 400

Atlanta, GA 30340

For more information, contact Susan Skolnick or 770-414-9390 ext. 111. Thank you Marlow’s Tavern and past and current sponsors for your generous support over the years!

2016 State Fall Games and Horse Show

Horse Show                Fall Games

State Fall Games and Horse Show: August 7-9 in Gainesville, GA

Join Special Olympics Georgia for the 2016 State Fall Games and Horse Show being held October 7-9 in Gainesville, GA. Collectively, the two events will be hosting over 1.700 athletes from across the state. These athletes will compete in the following: Bocce, Cycling, Equestrian Showmanship, Equestrian Unified Drill Team, Golf, Horsemanship/Equitation, Softball, Softball Skills and Western Riding.

For more information about State Fall Games, click here. For information about sponsorships, contact Thomas Ritch. To order a t-shirt for Fall Games, click here. Finally, for information on the 2016 Fall Games Opening Ceremonies, click here.

The State Horse Show will take place at Chicopee Woods Agriculture Center. For more information about State Horse Show, click here. For information about sponsorships, contact Meghan Daves. To order a t-shirt for the State Horse Show, click here.

Interested in volunteering at State Fall Games or the State Horse Show? Contact Paul McNeil.


We hope to see you at the games!

Thank You to Our Sponsors!

Fall Games Presenting Sponsor


Horse Show Presenting Sponsor


Horse Show Barn Sponsor


Official Sponsors


Shoot For Champions, September 8th, Garland Mountain Sporting Clays

Come join Special Olympics Georgia for their 4th Annual Shoot for Champions Clay Shoot Fundraiser on Friday, September 8th at Garand Mountain Sporting Clays.

This event will host nearly 100 shooters who will compete in a beautiful 15 station course in Waleska, Georgia. So please come out for a great day of shooting, five stand games, a silent auction, awards and a lunch reception.

For more information on the event or sponsoring Shoot for Champions please contact Thomas Ritch at Thomas.ritch@specialolympicsga.orgClick here to register online.

Click here for sponsorship opportunities.

Special Thanks to Our Shoot For Champions Sponsors:



2017 World Games

The next Special Olympics World Winter Games will be held March 14-25, 2017 in Graz/Schladming, Austria. The 2017 Special Olympics World Winter Games will feature world-class competitions in Figure skating, Speed skating, Floor hockey, Floorball, Snowshoeing, Alpine skiing, Nordic skiing, Snowboarding and Stick shooting.


Georgia will have 2 Delegates on Special Olympics USA at the World Winter Games:

                                Evan Hodge Photo                                                              Deontrea Grant Photo

  • Evan Hodge, from Cobb County, will be competing in Alpine skiing. To donate to Evan, click here.
  • Deon Grant, from Colquitt County, will be competing in Ice speed skating. To donate to Deon, click here.


Click here to learn more information about the 2017 World Winter Games.