Walton County Schools & Special Olympics Florida - Walton County Host Field Day
Walton County School District and Special Olympics of Florida - Walton County, is hosting a Field Day event Monday, May 20th from 10:00 am to 12:30 pm, at the Emerald Coast Middle School located at 4019 U.S. Hwy 98 in Santa Rosa Beach.
This event will allow Walton County school students to experience the benefits of Special Olympics sports training and competition.
Walton County Special Olympics needs help from the community. They need coaches, volunteers and supporters to assist in the success of the program! You do not need previous coaching skills, but you must have the willingness to help athletes realize their goals in training and competition. Throughout the summer, Special Olympics Florida - Walton County will conduct workshops to train coaches and volunteers in preparation for the fall sports season.
About Special Olympics Florida Special Olympics Florida provides year-round sports training and competition for over 18,000 children and adults with intellectual disabilities throughout Florida. Founded in 1968 by Eunice Kennedy Shriver, Special Olympics gives people with intellectual disabilities continual opportunities to develop fitness, demonstrate courage, experience joy and participate in the sharing of gifts, skills and friendship with their peers, families and communities. For more information, visit www.specialolympicsflorida.org.