The Sydney Upper North Shore Club of Special Olympics is looking for a committed, energetic person to co-ordinate the sports programs and perform administration duties. Previous experience in and a passion for working with children and adults with an intellectual disability is desirable but not essential. Details in the attached Position Description below. SOSUNS SportsContinue reading “Vacancy – Part time Sports Co-ordinator and Administrator”
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AGM, BBQ and Disco – You’re Invited!
SO Upper North Shore’s AGM will be held on 25th November 2017 at St Ives Community Hall. The AGM will be followed by a BBQ run by the Epping Eastwood Lions Club and a disco. There will also be an opportunity to register for 2018. For more information: Special Olympics AGM, BBQ & Disco Invitation ToContinue reading “AGM, BBQ and Disco – You’re Invited!”
Golf Day 2017
On 25th October 2017 we held our annual fundraising Golf Day at Avondale Course, Pymble. Over 100 Golfers came to support our club on the day though registering to play and supporting the auction and raffle. We would like to thank and acknowledge the following people for supporting the event: The Board of Directors andContinue reading “Golf Day 2017”
National Games 2018 – Sponsor our Athletes!
10 of our SOSUNS athletes have been selected to represent Team NSW at the Special Olympics National Games in Adelaide on 16-20 April 2018. Held every 4 years, the National Games bring together 1000 athletes across the country to compete across 11 different sports. If you’d like to sponsor any of our amazing SOSUNS athletes, pleaseContinue reading “National Games 2018 – Sponsor our Athletes!”
30 June 2017 Tax Appeal
Special Olympics Sydney Upper North Shore (SOSUNS) provide yearly sports programs which support the social inclusion and physical wellbeing of over 230 children and adults with intellectual disability. Your donation makes it possible to keep our athletes playing sport in supportive environments, develop lasting friendships and engage with their local communities. Whilst SO does receiveContinue reading “30 June 2017 Tax Appeal”
SOSUNS athlete Nathaniel has been very busy lately, competing across a range of sports including tennis, sailing and golf. Here’s a few of his most recent achievements: awarded a Gold Medal in singles at the SO State Tennis Competition in Nov 2016 competed in the Friendship Cup competition at Lake Tuggeranong in Nov 2016, comingContinue reading “Congratulations Nathaniel!”
Kuringgai Chase and Barry Easy Walk 2017
The Kuringgai Chase and Barry Easy Walk is SO Upper North Shore’s biggest fundraiser of the year. It will be held at 9am on Sunday 19 March at Claude Cameron Grove, Wahroonga. Registrations are now open, with participants being able to choose between the 10km fun run or the 5km Barry Easy Walk. Early bird pricingContinue reading “Kuringgai Chase and Barry Easy Walk 2017”
On Sunday 27th November, Special Olympics Sydney Upper North Shore held its Annual General Meeting at Kuring-gai Town Hall. The event saw a great turn out and concluded with every athlete being awarded a certificate and a Special Olympics goodie bag. Special thanks go to Lynn and Dale Campbell and all of the Epping Eastwood LionsContinue reading “AGM 2016”
SOSUNS Athletes welcome home Australian Olympic Team!
Nalyn was one of a few lucky Special Olympics athletes who got the opportunity to welcome home the Australian Olympic team at Admiralty House.
Caterson Tennis Competition
On Sunday 7 August 2016 an inter-club tennis competition was hosted by Sydney West SO Tennis. Six athletes from SOSUNS competed in the Single and Skills events. As tennis is quite a popular sport for our region, we encourage more athletes to attend, starting at the skills level, and work their way up to competingContinue reading “Caterson Tennis Competition”