Special Olympics Ohio offers year-round sports training and athletic competition in 19 Olympic-type sports for children and adults with intellectual disabilities, reaching more than 20,000 athletes across the state. Athletes can compete at a variety of levels that accommodate a diverse range of abilities.
All Special Olympics Ohio competitions will utilize rules found in the Special Olympics Ohio Rules Manual for each given sport found below.
Gymnastics takes place from March through June.
The regional competition for Gymnastics is in May.
State Competition for Rhythmic and Artistic Gymnastics takes place at State Summer Games at The Ohio State University in late June.