Central Region News

Central Region

With 180 athletes and 52 coaches the Central Region offers competitive opportunities in nine different sports. The following programs are being offered for the 2017-2018 Season

REGISTRATION FEE:  $25.00     Updated September 26, 2017

ACTIVE START CLUB

(2 - 6 year olds): An introduction to Special Olympics. Motor skill development through play.

Morden Active Start                                                                                Angela Wall  204-822-6680     

Thursdays, Time TBD

Morden Alliance Church

181 15th Street, Morden

Portage la Prairie Active Start                                                       Deanna Talbot 204-857-5836

Tuesdays, 5:15 - 6:00 pm

Central Plains Rec Plex

75 Centennaire Dr, Southport


FUNdamentals CLUB

(7 - 12 year olds): Clubs that focus on multiple sports and introduce the athletes to competition.

Morden FUNdamentals                                                                      Courtney Yeo  204-806-4457    

Wednesdays, Time TBD

Ecole Morden Middle School

150 - 150 Wardrop St, Morden


MULTI-SPORT CLUBS

Clubs that train in multiple sports and compete in several competitions per year. Please see individual clubs for competitive sports*.


ALL AGES:

Altona Panthers                                                                                 Gord Sawatzky 204-324-6317

*Snowshoe & Track and Field

Mondays:  6:45 – 8:00pm

West Park School

83 3rd St NW, Altona

Portage Stampeders                                                                            Cathy Holmes 204-243-2068

*Snowshoe, Track & Field, Basketball                         

Tuesdays:  7:00 – 8:00pm

Ecole Arthur Meighen School

201 River Rd, Portage la Prairie

ADULT (18+ years):

Winkler Wizzards                                                                                Sharon Dueck 204-325-9091

*Track & Field, Basketball, Snowshoe, Bocce              

Mondays:  6:30 – 9:00pm

Winkler Elementary School

284 8th Street, Winkler


SPORT CLUBS

10 PIN BOWLING (weekly lane fees)

Valley Rollers                                                                                       Chris Sumner 204-324-0080

Wednesdays:  4:30 – 6:00pm *please note new day of the week      Lissa Thompson 204-822-8532

Valley Bowling Lanes                                         

655 Main Street, Winkler

Club is presently FULL!  Please contact the coaches to be put on the wait list for a spot once one becomes available

FIGURE SKATING

If you are interested in joining Figure Skating, contact the Special Olympics Manitoba office at 1-204-925-5628 or 1-888-333-9179.


FLOOR HOCKEY

Portage Cougars Floor Hockey                                                           Bryan McCorrister 204-857-6958

Tuesdays:  6:00 – 7:00pm                                                                   Leanne Miller 204-239-1743

MDC

840 3rd St NE, Portage la Prairie


RHYTHMIC GYMNASTICS

Winkler Wizzards Rhythmic Gymnastics                                Michelle Goertzen  204-325-9789

Wednesdays

Winkler Elementary School

284 8th Street, Winkler

SUMMER PROGRAMS


GOLF

Portage Thunderclubs                                                                     Norm McKay Jr. 204-872-0691

Mondays,

Southport Golf Course

106 Hangar 2, Southport

Winkler Whackers                                                                                 Pete Klassen 204-325-7327  

Thursdays, 6:30 to dusk

Winkler Golf Course

400 15th St, Winkler


“IN THE SCHOOL” PROGRAMS

Bringing schools and Special Olympics Manitoba together as partners in the provision of sport programs and competition for students with an intellectual disability.

- Portage Collegiate

For more information on Special Olympics programs in Central Manitoba, or to become an athlete, coach or volunteer, contact Sabrina Klassen at specialo.central@gmail.com.