Staff, local programs and volunteers work together to provide year-round sports training and competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports, free health screenings, unified experiences and community events to support child and adults with intellectual disabilities (ID).

Region 6 offers access to all of Special Olympics Wisconsin’s sports offering, including:

News

Madison’s most celebrated winter event of the year returns!

April 15, 2015 Event, Featured Fans, Fundraising

Madison, Wis. (PRESS RELEASE) – Hundreds of Special Olympics Wisconsin supporters from across Madison and beyond will be “Freezin’ for a Reason” as they plunge into icy water to raise funds for Special Olympics Wisconsin athletes on February 15, 2020...

Unified Partner Spotlight: Britta Hesselberg

April 15, 2015 Featured Fans, Unified Sports

Britta Hesselberg is a student at UW-Madison, where she is studying to become a special education teacher. She’s an active member of the Badgers for Special Olympics club on campus, but she’s been involved with Special Olympics since her high...

Young Athlete Bennett Chart and his family get an unforgettable Badgers experience

April 15, 2015 Featured Athletes, Featured Fans, Young Athletes

On November 9, SOWI Young Athlete Bennett Chart and his family from New Berlin had a chance of a lifetime thanks to the Badgers Give Back program and their Wisconsin Shoe Project, which aims “to provide unforgettable moments that will...

Upcoming Events

Event Date / Time Event Name Upcoming Deadlines Volunteer
February 22, 2020
9:00am - 10:30am
Young Athletes - La Crosse
February 22, 2020
10:00am - 11:00am
Young Athletes - Madison
February 24, 2020
3:15pm - 4:15pm
Young Athletes - Portage
February 29, 2020
10:00am - 11:00am
Young Athletes - Madison
March 1, 2020
12:00am - 11:59pm
2020 R6 Regional Team Basketball
March 2, 2020
3:15pm - 4:15pm
Young Athletes - Portage
March 7, 2020
12:00am - 11:59pm
La Crosse Polar Plunge
March 7, 2020
10:00am - 11:00am
Young Athletes - Madison
March 14, 2020
9:00am - 10:30am
Young Athletes - La Crosse
March 14, 2020
10:00am - 11:00am
Young Athletes - Madison

Region 6 Contacts:

Nicole Christensen

Regional Athletic Director

nchristensen@specialolympicswisconsin.org

Alyse Peters

Alyse Peters

Regional Director of Special Events

apeters@specialolympicswisconsin.org

Office:

2310 Crossroads Drive, Suite 1000
Madison, WI 53718
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(608) 222-1324
Mon. 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Tues. 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Wed. 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Thurs. 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Fri. 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

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