Special Olympics Texas Winter Games 2023
Special Olympics Texas will be hosting the 2023 Winter Games in February 2023 in Bee Cave/Lakeway, Texas. Mark your calendars for February 17-19, to be a part of the event as a participant, volunteer. The sports that will be offered are Volleyball, Floorball, Powerlifting, Cycling, and FUNdamental Sports. If you are interested in Volunteer Opportunities scheduled for the 2023 Winter Games, may be found on the Give Pulse site. If there are any questions or clarifications, please reach out to the Program RGV Area Staff. 

Las Olimpiadas Especiales de Texas organizarán los juegos de inverno. Marquen sus calendarios del 17 al 19 de febreo de 2023 para ser parte del evento como participante, voluntario. Los deportes que se ofrecerán son Voleibol, Pelota de piso, ciclismo, lavantamiento de pesas, y Deportes FUNdamentales. Si tiene alguna pregunta o aclaración, comuníquese con el personal del área del programa RGV.

Now Playing as of February 11, 2022:
Special Olympics Texas - ONLINE Coach Training Courses

 There are sport-specific trainings available online through Coachtube, a website dedicated to Sports & Coach Trainings!! 

All trainings may be found on the SOTX SIG by clicking on the related sport picture under the sports rules tab. Once in the coach resources, you will click


This link will take you to Coachtube where you will have a series of steps to complete, and be able to complete the course. 

Any and all questions or concerns about Coach Trainings may be sent to coaches@sotx.org

SOTX Coronavirus (COVID19) Statement

Events are permitted at Special Olympics Texas. 

There are currently no plans to require masks or the vaccine for participation in any Special Olympics Texas (SOTX) programming within the state of Texas. This includes all local competitions, fundraising events and statewide games. We continue to encourage all participants to be fully vaccinated.

Events hosted or sanctioned by parties other than SOTX are subject to the COVID-19 protocols of that party.

You can find CDC recommendations by visiting their website here.  For the latest SOTX news and updates, please sign up for our statewide weekly newsletter by clicking here (or directly at sotx.org/newsletter).


 Special Olympics USA Games 2022
Special Olympics Texas was a part of the 2022 USA Games in Florida, earlier this summer, and it was a grand success with the second largest delegation in attendance. We have the full medal count recorded, find out how your Team Texas performed!! The Rio Grande Valley had some representation as coaches in attendance, and moving forward to the next USA Games in 2026, we want to have Athletes be a part of this awesome experience!! The discussion of this process may begin now for those who are interested in this opportunity, and we encourage anyone interested to submit your inquiries. Please contact your Area Program Staff for further information, lgarza@sotx.org or ytrinidad@sotx.org.  


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Special Olympics Athletes to Compete in the NIRSA National Flag Football Championships Held in Round Rock
1/6/2023 | Area 13 - Central Texas | Statewide

T.L.L. Temple Foundation Awards Special Olympics Texas an $80,000 Grant
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