2024 Area 13 - Bowling Competition
Wednesday, November 6, 2024 to Sunday, November 10, 2024

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SpareTime Bowling & Mel's Lone Star Lanes



Kimberly Davis


General Information: 

Special Olympics Texas - Area 13 will host the 2024 Bowling Competition on November 6-10, 2024 in North Austin.

School Aged Athletes (Ages 7-21) will bowl at SpareTime Bowling in Pflugerville, Texas

Adult Athletes (Ages 22+) will bowl at Mel's Lone Star Lanes in Georgetown, Texas

This event will begin with Opening Ceremonies at 9:45AM each day, followed by competition starting at 10:00am:

November 6-8, 2024

  • First Shift of Each Day (Females): Begins at 10:00AM ends at 12:30PM.
  • Second Shift Each Day (Males & Unified Doubles): Begins at 1:00PM ends at 3:30PM.
November 9-10, 2024
  • One Shift Each day all Adults: Begins at 10:00am and ends at 12:30pm

Awards will be presented on the lanes, after the Athletes in each lane are finished.

Exact schedule of Events will be available closer to the competition. 


We encourage the community to come out and cheer on our athletes as they compete in this year's competition. Special Olympics Texas events are open to the public and we encourage the attendance of families, volunteers, community partners, and spectators! 

Athlete Safety:  

All Athletes must have a current Athlete Medical & Communicable Disease Waiver on file with the Area SOTX office, before they can participate in any practices OR be registered for the competition. If your Athletes are missing any of the documents in the Athlete Medical Packet, they will not be able to participate in the competition and will be scratched from the competition.

To be eligible for this competition, all Athletes must be part of a current Special Olympics Delegation/Team and have practiced with their team for a minimum of 8 weeks prior to the competition date. Special Olympics Athletes are registered for this competition via their Team Coaches and/or their Head of Delegation.  



* All of the Saturday and Sunday Volunteer shifts are full for this competition, please consider volunteering for a weekday volunteer shift*

If you are interested in volunteering for one of the WEEKDAY volunteer shifts (Wednesday - Friday) for the Bowling competition, please use this link to register for one of the volunteer shifts listed below: 

Bowling Competition Volunteer Sign Up Form

Wednesday 11/6/24:  
9:45am - 12:30pm : Shift One
12:45 - 4:00pm : Shift Two

Thursday 11/7/24:
9:45am - 12:30pm : Shift One
12:45 - 4:00pm : Shift Two

Friday 11/8/24:
9:45am - 12:30pm : Shift One
12:45 - 4:00pm : Shift Two

Volunteers that have signed up for any events must present a picture identification card upon registration in order to volunteer for the day.  

If you are interested in volunteering at other Special Olympics events, or having a large group volunteer please reach out to Program Director Kimberly Davis, via email at: Kndavis@sotx.org


Special Olympics HODs/Coaches - Competition Specific Information: 

Competition Deadlines: 

  • Medicals & Comm. Diseases Waivers Due: September 1, 2024 
(All required SOTX Documents are due prior to Athletes, Coaches, HODs starting practice for any sport.)

  • Registration Entry Deadline: October 8, 2024 
  • Permanent Scratches will be Completed for Competition: September 28, 2024*
 Once permanent scratches take place, individuals scratched will NOT be added back to the competition. No exceptions.


Additional Special Olympics Bowling Information: 

For More Information on Special Olympics Bowling, please visit our Updated Sports Information Guide page. Here you will find links to rules, entries forms, and so much more! https://www.sotx.org/sig2  

Helpful Forms for Special Olympics Athletes & Delegations: 


Questions: If you have any questions, please reach out to Austin Area Program Director Kimberly Davis: kndavis@sotx.org 

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