Southeastern Games Sponsorships
Each year Special Olympics Georgia athletes have an opportunity to compete in Special Olympics competitions within the Southeast Region.  Below is a short description of each competition.  Athletes from the Southeastern Region (Alabama, Georgia, Florida, Tennessee, Mississippi, South Carolina, Georgia, and North Carolina) come together for these exciting competitions.

*If you are interested in Sponsoring the Georgia team as they compete in one of the Southeastern Competitions, please e-mail Celestine Hankerston- celestine.hankerston@SpecialOlympicsGA.org

Southeast Alpine Skiing – Boone, North Carolina: February 2014
Athletes participate in Alpine Skiing or Snowboarding.  Athletes of all levels of ability are encouraged to compete in this event.

Southeast Ice Figure Skating – Matthews, North Carolina: February 8-9, 2014
Athletes participate in Figure Skating.  Athletes of all levels of ability are encouraged to compete in this event.

Southeast Ice Speed Skating – Virginia: March 1-2, 2014
Athletes participate in Speed Skating.  Athletes of all levels of ability are encouraged to compete in this event.

Southeast Tennis – Hilton Head, South Carolina: October 2014
Athletes participate in Tennis Skills, Short Court Tennis Doubles, Tennis Singles and / or Doubles, and Unified Doubles.  Athletes of all levels of ability are encouraged to compete in this event.

Southeast Sailing – Biloxi, Mississippi: Summer 2014
Athletes participate in Unified Sailing events.  Athletes of all levels of ability are encouraged to compete in this event.

Southeast Powerlifting – Georgia: January 25, 2014
Athletes participate in Deadlift, Bench Press, and Squat events, as well as, Unified events.  Athletes of all levels of ability are encouraged to compete in this event.

For more information regarding Southeastern Games Sponsorships, please contact:

Celestine Hankerson, Senior Corporate Relations Manager, ext. 121
State Games Sponsorships
celestine.hankerson@specialolympicsga.org