Posts By: Jessica Bjornstad

Take the Polar Plunge!

Support Special Olympics Alaska athletes statewide by Freezin’ for a Reason! When: Saturday, December 16, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Where: Goose Lake Fundraising Minimum: $125 each plunger                       For more information contact: Jessica Bjornstad Community Public Relations and Fundraising Manager 3200 Mountain View Dr…. Read more »

Distance Classic

Saturday, August 5 Atwood Center Courtyard 5K- 9 a.m. 10K- 9:45 a.m. Click Here to Register Participate in one of the oldest races in Alaska and receive a delicious root beer float at the finish. Proceeds from this race will support Special Olympics Alaska athletes statewide!

Camp Shriver

2017 Camp Shriver Alaska Join the summer fun! Camp Shriver Alaska is a two-week summer sports camp for middle and high-school-age students with and without intellectual disabilities. At camp, participants find success by participating in more than 15 sports and physical activities while making inclusive friendships. In addition to sports, campers will be exposed to nutritional education in order to promote a healthy… Read more »

Summer Games

2017 Special Olympics Alaska Summer Games June 9-11 Results 2017 Special Olympics Alaska Summer Games Results Sports and Locations Aquatics, Dimond High School Swimming Pool Basketball (Traditional and Unified Team), Dimond High School Main Gym Individual Skills Basketball, Dimond High School Old Gym Gymnastics, Arctic Gymnastics Powerlifting, Dimond High School Auxiliary Gym Track and Field, Dimond High School  Track Healthy… Read more »

Torch Run

2017 Alaska Law Enforcement Torch Run and Pledge Drive Saturday May 20, 10 a.m. Statewide    The Law Enforcement Torch Run® for Special Olympics is the largest grass-roots fundraiser and public awareness vehicle, raising $50 million for Special Olympics Programs around the world in 2016. More than 85,000 law enforcement officers carried the Flame of Hope… Read more »