Community Connections

Special Olympics

Welcome to Union County Special Olympics!

Union County Special Olympics provides athletic training and competition opportunities for adults with special needs. To be eligible to participate in Special Olympics Union County, an athlete must be at least 18 years of age and be identified as having an intellectual or developmental disability.
Union County Special Olympics is a growing organization that offers a variety of sports training and competitions year-round. Our program includes Basketball and Basketball Skills, Bocce, Athletics (Track and Field), Softball, Team Bowling, Swimming and Flag Football.

Athlete Oath

"Let me win. But if I cannot win, let me be brave in the attempt"

Forms & Policies

  • SoFit Manual
    SOFit offers individuals with and without intellectual disabilities a path toward improved health through comprehensive wellness education and regular physical activity. 
  • Fit5 PDF
    Fit 5 and Fitness Cards have been valuable resources for Programs looking to expand their fitness programming and initiatives. The resources were designed to be utilized with flexibility, giving Programs the opportunity to integrate and implement the resources in a way that aligns with their current goals and objectives.
  • Athlete Code of Conduct
  • Inclement Weather Policy
  • Volunteer Form
  • Athlete Forms

Special Olympics gives athletes the opportunity to learn different sports, be part of a team, compete, have fun, and make new friends. If you are interested in participating as a Special Olympics athlete please complete the forms under Athlete Forms.
  • Influencer Fitness Packet
    Special Olympics Ohio is hosting the first ever “Fitness Influencer Challenge”. This will be an ongoing fitness competition with various incentive opportunities throughout, the most prizes being after 52 weeks of consistent fitness documentation. At the end of the 52 weeks, contenders are offered the opportunity to apply for the Fitness Influencer position with SOOH. This will be a 1 year appointment where the winner will be featured in fitness videos, fitness updates and fitness decisions at SOOH.

Contact Us

Please contact Logan Plumb at if you are interested in receiving more information about our program; including participation, volunteering, or if you wish to make an in-kind contribution.

List of 2 members.

  • Photo of Logan Plumb

    Logan Plumb 

    Special Olympics and Community Integration Coordinator
  • Photo of Mike Heifner

    Mike Heifner 

    Community Engagement Facilitator
    • Special Olympics Ohio

      Union County