Healthy Athletes

nutrition 056The Healthy Athletes program is dedicated to providing health services and education to Special Olympics athletes, their families, friends, volunteers, coaches and the Alaskan community at large. Varying from specific health screenings provided by health care professionals, to health education classes directed toward athletes and the family/service providers, Special Olympics Alaska offers health education through sports training and competition as well as through its Special Olympics Alaska Sports, Health and Wellness Center.

Year-round opportunities include:

  • Special Olympics Alaska sports training
  • Coaches Education
  • Health Promotion Classes
  • Healthy Athletes Screenings (vision, hearing, dental, and more!)
  • Fitness classes
  • Cross Training
  • Sport Series (try a new sport or hone in on your existing skills)
  • Disability education and resources
  • Nutrition Classes
  • Family Forums
  • Volunteer Management courses
  • Disability awareness classes
  • And so much more!

 

For more information contact:

  • Nicolle Egan
  • Vice President/COO
  • 3200 Mountain View Dr.
  • Anchorage, AK  99501
  • nicolle@specialolympicsalaska.org
  • 1-888-499-7625 (toll free in Alaska)
  • 1-907-222-7625 (ext 629)
  • 1-907-222-6200 (fax)