State Winter Games

More than 1,000 athletes and coaches from across the state will participate in the 2018 State Winter Games, featuring competitions in Alpine Skiing, Cross- Country Skiing, Figure Skating, Floor Hockey, Snowboarding and Snowshoe.

The State Winter Games are one of three annual state games and one of more than 4,000 total competitive experiences held each year throughout New York. All events are free and open to the public.

Opening Ceremonies: Friday, February 23rd features the Parade of Athletes, entertainment and the lighting of the Special Olympics Cauldron.
Athletic Competition: Saturday, February 24th starting around 8 AM in six Olympic-style sports.

Volunteer Registration will open in October. Please check back at that time to sign up or email volunteer@nyso.org!