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Unified Flag Football League with UW-Madison Students

Sunday, September 24 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Special Olympics Wisconsin has partnered with the University of Wisconsin – Madison’s Sports Recreation Department to form an Intramural Unified Flag Football League that was will be part of regular intramural programming. Special Olympics athletes will have the opportunity to play on the college campus with university students.

Dedicated to promoting social inclusion through shared sports training and competition experiences, Special Olympics Unified Sports joins people with and without intellectual disabilities on the same team. It is inspired by a simple principle: training together and playing together is a quick path to friendship and understanding.

League Information
What: 5 v 5 Intramural Unified Flag Football League, 2-4 teams
When: Sundays at 5:30 p.m. September 24 – October 29
Who: UW-Madison Students and Local SOWI Athletes
Where: University of Wisconsin-Madison’s brand new Near West Fields
Game Play: Adapted to follow SOWI rules & guidelines
Cost: Free. Uniforms shirts donated by SOWI
Register Online: http://bit.ly/FF2017Reg

Timeline
June/July –Initial meetings and planning
September 24 – Assessment Day & Teams Assigned
October 1 – October 22 –League competition
October 29 –Championship Night


Details

Date:
Sunday, September 24
Time:
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Category:
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Website:
http://bit.ly/FF2017Reg

Organizer

Don Wigington

Region

University of Wisconsin – Madsion
Flag Football Fields off Observatory, Madsion, 53718 United States
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