2015 State Soccer & Bocce Tournament

For the 16th consecutive year, the city of Grand Forks will host the Special Olympics North Dakota (SOND) State Soccer & Bocce Tournament. There are many different volunteer opportunities available. To volunteer for the tournament please follow these directions:

1) Click this link to see our Sign-Up on VolunteerSpot: http://vols.pt/6VycAb
2) Review the options listed and choose the spot(s) you like.
3) Sign up! It's Easy - you will NOT need to register an account or keep a password on VolunteerSpot.

Note: VolunteerSpot does not share your email address with anyone. If you prefer not to use your email address, please contact me and I can sign you up manually.

State Leadership Conference Survey

The SOND State Leadership Conference is scheduled to be held November 14-15, 2015 at the Ramada Plaza & Suites in Fargo.  We are currently looking for input on the general sessions and topics of training courses offered at the conference. 

Please click here to complete a short survey, and let us know what you'd like to learn at the 2015 Leadership Conference!  Please complete by Monday, August 31, 2015.  


Truck Convoy for Special Olympics North Dakota

Saturday, September 26th

At a new location! Supervalu Distribution Center, 3501 12th Ave N, Fargo, ND

Join us for the World's Largest Truck Convoy for Special Olympics!  The 2015 Truck Convoy will be at a new location, but it will be the same great atmosphere!  This one day celebration of the trucking industry, it's allied partners, and law enforcement all working together to help raise funds and awareness for Special Olympics!  Click the link or picture above to view more information about the Truck Convoy. 

Click here to view the Truck Convoy Registration Brochure

Click here to view the Truck Convoy promotional poster

2015 Special Olympics World GamesWorld Games

The Special Olympics World Games were held from July 25th to August 2nd in Los Angeles, CA.  North Dakota had two athletes and two team management members on Special Olympics USA.  They were:

  • Josh Jerome, Athletics
  • Adam Maresh, Powerlifting
  • Dr. Julie Blehm, Medical Team
  • Cindy Schopper, Athletics Sport Manager

Click Here to see the team results!

Tune in alert! Watch the Special Olympics World Games wrap-up show on Thursday, August 6th at 7:00 p.m. CT on ESPN for the 1-hour recap show.




August 18 - Special Olympics "Play Unified to Live Unified" Community Party, Jamestown, McElroy Park - Sertoma Shelter

August 18 - Special Olympics "Play Unified to Live Unified" Community Party, Bismarck

August 23 - District IV Soccer Bocce Tournament, Bismarck

August 30 - District III Soccer Bocce Tournament, Fargo

September 12 -13 - State Soccer Bocce Tournament, Grand Forks

September 22-23 - Applebee's Tip-A-Cop, Statewide

September 26 - World's Largest Truck Convoy, Fargo

November 14 - State Awards Banquet, Ramada Plaza Inn & Suites, Fargo

November 14-15 - State Leadership Conference, Ramada Plaza Inn & Suites, Fargo



Welcome to Special Olympics North Dakota
  • May 19, 2015 - 2015 Spring Newsletter
      Click Here to read the 2015 Spring Newsletter  

  • Mar 4, 2015 - Special Olympics Introduces Concussion Policy
    ATTENTION Parents and Coaches - Special Olympics Introduces Concussion Policy Special Olympics has implemented a concussion awareness and safety recognition policy to ensure the health and safety of all Special Olympics participants. All...

  • Jan 2, 2015 - 2014 LETR Cool Cash Raffle Winners
    Law Enforcement Torch Run Cool Cash Raffle Winners Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics North Dakota "Cool Cash" calendar raffle drawings will be held daily from November 28th through December 20th.  Check back daily...

  • Dec 19, 2014 - 2014 Winter Newsletter
    Click here to view 2014 Winter Newsletter

Special Olympics North Dakota
2616 S 26th St
Grand Forks, ND 58201


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