Special Olympics Sheffield 2017



The National Special Olympics event gets under way in Sheffield, with the opening ceremony to be held at Brammal Lane, Sheffield late this evening. (Tuesday 8 August). This is the country’s largest multi-sports event for athletes with intellectual disabilities to be held in 2017.  Around 2,600 athletes with intellectual disabilities of all ages and abilities will come together from across the country. They will be supported over 4 days of competition by 800 coaches, 1000 volunteers, 200 officials and over 7,000 family & friends.

Everyone at DSY would like to wish athletes, Officials, Volunteers and Supporters, a memorable week.


Further details of what’s on and where can be found here. http://sheffield2017.org.uk/