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:


Athlete Health Messengers Advocate for Inclusive Health

May 31, 2023 Featured Athletes, Fundraising, Healthy Athletes

Special Olympics Wisconsin Athlete Health Messengers representing all corners of the state toured with SOWI President & CEO Chad Hershner to numerous budget hearing sessions across the Badger State this spring, advocating for inclusive health programming. A component of Global...

FMFC Inks Unified Team 2.0 on Signing Day

May 30, 2023 News, Sports, Unified Champion Schools, Unified Sports

Twenty-two Special Olympics Wisconsin athletes and unified partners signed on the dotted line this month, announcing Year Two of the Forward Madison Football Club Unified Team. This year’s Flamingos represent the local agencies in Madison, Sun Prairie, Columbus, Oregon, Silver...

11th Annual Cop on a Rooftop raises $68K for SOWI athletes

May 25, 2023 Event, Fundraising, Volunteering

Local law enforcement took to the roofs at 65 Dunkin’ locations across Wisconsin on Friday, May 19 for the 11th annual Cop on a Rooftop. Through this event, Dunkin’ and the Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics Wisconsin (LETR)...

Upcoming Events

Event Date / Time Event Name Upcoming Deadlines Volunteer
August 13, 2023
8:00am - 4:00pm
R8 District Softball, Tee Ball and Bocce
March 3, 2024
8:00am - 8:00pm
R8 Regional Basketball Tournament
March 23, 2024
10:00am - 4:00pm
R8 District Swim Meet - Oconomowoc

Region 8 Contacts:

Whitney Eagan

Whitney Eagan

Special Events Manager

Garry Schalla

Garry Schalla

Director of Development

Amber Weinfurter

Amber Weinfurter

Athletic Director


375 Bishops Way, Suite 201
Brookfield, WI 53005
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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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