Special Olympics athletes from 14 areas in Oklahoma are preparing for the 19TH annual State Winter Games to be held Thursday through Saturday on the campuses of Oklahoma City Community College, The University of Oklahoma and surrounding communities. More than 2,200 Special Olympics athletes are expected to compete at Winter Games this year in aquatics, basketball, bowling and volleyball.

 

2015 Winter Games Schedule of Events:

Thursday

9 a.m. — Aquatics competition begins at OCCC

Friday

9 a.m. to noon —Bowling/traditional single. Session 1 at AMF Boulevard, Holiday Lanes, Penn 44, AMF Windsor, Fire Lake and Planet Bowl

9 a.m. to 5 p.m. —Volleyball/unified team at OU Huston Huffman Center

10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. — Volleyball/skills at OU Huston Huffman Center

1 p.m. to 4 p.m. —Bowling/traditional singles. Session 2 at AMF Boulevard, Holiday Lanes, Penn 44, AMF Windsor, Fire Lake, Planet Bowl & Heritage Lanes

7 p.m. to 10 p.m. —Opening Ceremonies Victory Celebration/Dance at Journey Church, 3801 Journey Parkway, Norman

Saturday

9 a.m. to 11 p.m. — Young Athletes “Stars of the Future” at OU Huston Huffman - Dance Studio

9 a.m. to noon —Bowling/unified doubles/all ages at Heritage Lanes, Holiday Lanes and Planet Bowl

9 a.m. to 4 p.m. —Olympic Town at OU Huston Huffman Center

9 a.m. to 5 p.m. —Basketball/team at OU Huston Huffman Center

2 p m. to 4 p.m. — Basketball /individual skills at OU Huston Huffman Center

1 p.m. to 4 p.m. — Bowling/unified doubles and team at Heritage Lanes, Holiday Lanes and Planet Bowl

For more information, call (800)722-9004 or visit www.sook.org.