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

News

Four SOWI Athletes & Coaches Named to Special Olympics USA Team

January 19, 2023 Awareness, Event, Featured Athletes, Sports, Volunteering

201 Athletes, Coaches, and Staff to Represent the United States at Special Olympics World Games Berlin 2023 Special Olympics USA is proud to announce that it will send a 201-member delegation to represent the United States at the Special Olympics...

12 Days of SOWI

December 14, 2022 Awareness, Event, Featured Athletes, Featured Fans, Fundraising, Healthy Athletes, Miscellaneous, Sports, Unified Champion Schools, Unified Sports, Volunteering, Young Athletes

Join us as we celebrate “12 Days of SOWI” this holiday season! For the third straight year we highlight our talented athletes, coaches, volunteers, community partners, and the many other wonderful people who help make our tight-knit SOWI community so...

ALC Meets In-Person, Announces Activation Stations for 2023

December 2, 2022 Awareness, Featured Athletes, Unified Sports

The Athlete Leadership Council (ALC) met in Madison late this month, helping plan the future of Special Olympics Wisconsin programming and athlete offerings. It was the first in-person meeting for the ALC since the pre-pandemic era in 2019. The ALC...

Upcoming Events

Event Date / Time Event Name Upcoming Deadlines Volunteer
February 26, 2023
9:00am - 2:00pm
R8 District Individual Basketball Skills
March 5, 2023
8:00am - 8:00pm
R8 Regional Basketball Tournament
March 18, 2023
8:30am - 1:00pm
Polar Plunge - Milwaukee
April 1, 2023
10:00am - 4:00pm
R8 District Swim Meet - Oconomowoc
May 13, 2023
8:00am - 4:00pm
R8 Regional Track and Field Meet
August 13, 2023
8:00am - 4:00pm
R8 District Softball, Tee Ball and Bocce

Region 8 Contacts:

Whitney Eagan

Whitney Eagan

Special Events Manager

weagan@specialolympicswisconsin.org

Garry Schalla

Garry Schalla

Director of Development

gschalla@specialolympicswisconsin.org

Amber Weinfurter

Amber Weinfurter

Athletic Director (R8)

aweinfurter@specialolympicswisconsin.org

Office:

375 Bishops Way, Suite 201
Brookfield, WI 53005
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800-552-1324
(262) 649-3003
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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