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:


COVID-19 Vaccine Webinar Recap

April 15, 2015 Healthy Athletes

On April 14, 2021, our Health Promotion Clinical Director Dr. Leah Ederer hosted a webinar with the SOWI community to help them learn more about the COVID-19 vaccine. 27 knowledge-seeking attendees learned a variety of information like how to prevent...

Summer Sports Update

April 15, 2015 Sports

While this summer’s sports action will still look a little different from years past due to the ongoing pandemic, we’re getting excited to safely return to action in ways we haven’t seen since before COVID-19 brought society to a screeching...

Introducing your Sun Run & Solar Plunge Ambassador

April 15, 2015 Event, Featured Athletes, Fundraising, Young Athletes

Athlete Keira Thompson of Brookfield has been selected as the ambassador for our inaugural Sun Run & Solar Plunge series taking place across Wisconsin this summer during the month of June. The 14-year-old athlete embodies the Special Olympics spirit and...

Upcoming Events

Event Date / Time Event Name Upcoming Deadlines Volunteer
May 11, 2021
6:00pm - 7:00pm
R6 Track Virtual Awards Ceremony
June 3, 2021
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Region 6 Quarterly Meeting
June 6, 2021
12:00am - 11:59pm
Region 6 Swim Meet
June 8, 2021
6:00pm - 7:00pm
R6 Swim Meet Virtual Awards Ceremony
September 23, 2021
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Region 6 Quarterly Meeting
December 2, 2021
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Region 6 Quarterly Meeting

Region 6 Contacts:

Nicole Christensen

Nicole Christensen

Regional Athletic Director

Alyse Peters

Alyse Peters

Regional Director of Special Events


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Madison, WI 53718
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Fri. 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

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