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

SOWI welcomes four new Board Members

April 15, 2015 Featured Athletes, Featured Fans

At this year’s Summer Games, Special Olympics welcomed four new members to the Board of Directors. On June 7, Marquis Garner, Lois Harrison, Mark Nicholson and Joel Wener attended their first board meeting in Stevens Point. Marquis Garner Special Olympics...

Strong Competition and Strong Minds

April 15, 2015 Featured Athletes, Healthy Athletes

While this year marked 40 years of the Summer Games in Stevens Point, it also marked the first year of Strong Minds. The clinic, devoted to helping athletes learn positive coping skills and stress management strategies, proved to be a...

Wisconsin lawmakers lead the charge in the defense of Special Olympics on Capitol Hill

April 15, 2015 Awareness, Featured Fans, Unified Champion Schools

The end of March 2019 made for an eventful few days for Special Olympics programs across the United States. The news of the $18 million cut to the Special Olympics Unified Champion Schools program in the proposed 2020 federal budget...

Upcoming Events

Event Date / Time Event Name Upcoming Deadlines Volunteer
August 19, 2019
10:00am - 12:30pm
Young Athletes - Milwaukee
August 20, 2019
10:00am - 12:30pm
Young Athletes - Milwaukee
August 21, 2019
10:00am - 12:30pm
Young Athletes - Milwaukee
August 22, 2019
10:00am - 12:30pm
Young Athletes - Milwaukee
October 20, 2019
7:00am - 6:00pm
R8 Regional Bowling
October 24, 2019
8:00am - 9:30am
Champion Breakfast
November 17, 2019
9:00am - 4:00pm
Southeastern State Bowling Tournament
January 8, 2020
7:00pm - 10:00pm
Special Olympics Night at the Milwaukee Admirals
March 1, 2020
8:00am - 8:00pm
R8 Regional Basketball Tournament

Region 8 Contacts:

Jenna Lang

Jenna Lang

Athletic Director

jlang@specialolympicswisconsin.org

Hailey Aderman

Hailey Aderman

Director of Special Events

haderman@specialolympicswisconsin.org

Office:

10224 N. Port Washington Rd.
Mequon, WI 53092
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(262) 241-7786
(262) 241-5334
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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