Special Olympics Georgia hosts five annual state competitions. Your sponsorship of a state game will help cover expenses associated with lodging, meals, sports equipment, transportation, facility rental, and awards/medals for that particular competition.

State Game Sponsorship Opportunities

Indoor Winter Games
Date:  January 22-24, 2016
Location:  Cobb County/Marietta, Georgia
Description:  More than 1,900 athletes from around the state compete in basketball, floor hockey, artistic gymnastics, bowling, powerlifting and roller skating.

Sponsors of the Indoor Winter Games

For more information, contact Thomas Ritch at Thomas.Ritch@specialolympicsga.org or (770) 414-9390 ext. 121.

Summer Games
Date:  May 20-May 22, 2016
Location:  Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia
Description:  More than 1,800 athletes from around the state compete in aquatics, athletics, volleyball, tennis, soccer, gymnastics, flag football and table tennis.

Sponsors of the Summer Games

For more information, contact Susan Skolnick at Susan.Skolnick@specialolympicsga.org or (770) 414-9390 ext. 111.

Masters Bowling Tournament
Date:  Aug. 26-28, 2016
Location:  Warner Robins, Georgia
Description:  More than 1,000 adult athletes from around the state compete in traditional and unified bowling.

Sponsors of the Masters Bowling Tournament

For more information, contact Brady Brantley at Brady.Brantley@specialolympicsga.org or (229) 834-8277.

Horse Show
Date:  Oct. 7-9, 2016
Location:  Gainesville, Georgia
Description:  More than 200 athletes from around the state compete in various equestrian events such as dressage, showmanship, walking trail, and English and Western style riding.

Sponsors of the Horse Show

For more information, contact Kylie McGregor at  Kylie.McGregor@specialolympicsga.org or (770) 414-9390 ext. 102.

Fall Games
Date:  October 7-9, 2016
Location: Gainesville, Georgia
Description:  More than 1,300 athletes from around the state compete in softball, bocce, cycling and golf.

Sponsors of the Fall Games

For more information, contact Thomas Ritch at Thomas.Ritch@specialolympicsga.org or (770) 414-9390 ext. 121.