Northeast Region

Our Special Olympics Colorado athletes, unified partners and volunteers are spotlighted by news outlets around the state of Colorado for their tremendous accomplishments and remarkable efforts in helping build communities. We would like to share some of these exciting stories with you. Please take a moment to learn more about the ways in which people get involved with Special Olympics Colorado and the difference that experience is making for all types of people.

November 25, 2017

Stick Up For Kids Fundraiser

Join us for an energetic night filled with hockey, a silent auction and Special Olympics Colorado athletes. Another year for “Stick Up for Kids” at the Colorado Eagles game on Saturday, November 25 at 7:05pm vs. the Greenville Swamp Rabbits. The Colorado Eagles will donate a portion of every ticket sold back to SOCO. Don’t

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August 12, 2017

Plane Pull presented by SUBWAY

Special Olympics Colorado’s Plane Pull presented by Subway is a giant tug-of-war between a team of up to 25 people and a 164,000-pound Boeing 757.  Plane Pull will take place at Signature Flight Support at the Denver International Airport. Teams up to 25 people challenge each other to pull a jumbo jet 12 feet across

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October 18, 2015

Northeast Area Volleyball Tournament

The Northeast Area Volleyball Tournament will be held at the East Boulder Recreation Center in Boulder – 5660 Sioux Dr, Boulder, CO 80303 No more volunteers needed for this event. Please join us as Fans in the Stands to cheer on our athletes as they compete.

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October 10, 2015

Northeast Area Bowling Tournament

The Northeast Area Bowling Tournament will be held at Highland Park Lanes, 1900 59th Ave, Greeley, CO 80634 Please join us for Opening Ceremonies at 9:00am. Competition will begin at 9:30am. Volunteer positions are full for this event but please join us as Fans in the Stands to cheer on our athletes as they compete!  

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October 3, 2015

Northeast Area Flag Football Tournament

The Northeast Area Flag Football Tournament will be held at Fossil Ridge High School, 5400 Ziegler Rd, Fort Collins, CO 80528 Please join us for Opening Ceremonies at 9:00 a.m. Competition will be from 9:30am-4:00pm. No more volunteer need for this event.

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August 8, 2015

Summer Classic

Join us as athletes compete in Bocce, Cycling, Golf, Tennis and Softball at the 2015 Summer Classic Saturday, August 8th! Competition for Bocce, Cycling and Softball will take place at Aurora Sports Park. Opening Ceremonies will start at 8:00 am with competition to follow at 9:00 am Competition for Golf will be at Fitzsimons Golf

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August 1, 2015

Gnarly Barley Brew Festival

The Gnarly Barley Brew Festival will be held at the Budweiser Events Center, 5290 Arena Cir, Loveland, CO 80538 Volunteer Opportunities will be available shortly. Check back soon!

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July 11, 2015

Triple Bypass Volunteer Team

The Triple Bypass, a two-day bike race held every July that starts in Evergreen’s Bergen Park and extends 120 miles to Avon and back to Evergreen. Special Olympics Colorado recruits and coordinates hundreds of volunteers at Loveland Basin to help serve the 4,000 cyclist with food, drinks, medical assistance and bike tune-ups. For more information

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February 21, 2015

Polar Plunge presented by Westerra Credit Union – Horsetooth Reservoir

Polar Plunge The Special Olympics Colorado Polar Plunge is a fun and unique way to help support a great cause. You can challenge yourself to jump into a frigid body of water (either a pool or reservoir) and get pledges of financial support from your family and friends. “Plungers,” as participants are referred to, may

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