Special Olympics Texas – Central Texas Flag Football Competition will take place on Saturday October 19, 2024 at St. Gabriel's Catholic School Football complex, in Austin, Texas.
This event will begin with Opening Ceremonies at 8:45AM on Saturday October 19, 2024, followed by competition starting around 9:30am! 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!
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 Athletes must have a current Athlete Medical & Communicable Disease Waiver on file with the Area SOTX office, before they can participate in any practices. If your Athletes are missing either of these documents they will not be able to participate in the event. You can find a copy of the SOTX Athlete Medical Packet below in the Coaches & HODs section. Both English and Spanish versions of the Athlete Medical Packet are available below.
If you are interested in volunteering for this event please use the link below to register for one of the available volunteer shifts!
Volunteer Sign Up Link COMING SOON!
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 Kimberly Davis, via email at: firstname.lastname@example.org
All flag football competition registrations must be completed in full on the official SOTX Area Flag Football Registration form, which can be found below.
Medicals & Comm. Diseases Waivers Due: August 9, 2024
Registration Entry Deadline: September 13, 2024
Permanent Scratches will be Completed for Competition: October 9, 2024*
Once permanent scratches take place, individuals scratched will NOT be added back to the competition. No exceptions.
For More Information on Special Olympics Flag Football, please visit our new and improved 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: email@example.com
San Antonio Program Director Miguel Solis at MSolis@sotx.org
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