Special Olympics Texas Fall Classic
Date(s): 10/11/2013, 10/12/2013
Fri. 7 PM | Sat. 8 AM
Special Olympics Texas (SOTX) athletes from across the state are gearing up for Fall Classic, October 10-12. More than 1,800 athletes will compete in aquatics, bocce and golf at Texas A&M University and the Briarcrest Country Club in Bryan/College Station during the two-day competition.
Calling all volunteers! Click here for online registration. No previous sports experience is needed and there is a place for everyone. It takes more than 1,000 volunteers to help with daily competitions and special events. Call 800.876.5646 for more information.
Sporting events will be held Friday, October 11 and Saturday, October 12, beginning at 8:00 a.m. and wrapping around 5:00 p.m. on both days. Opening Ceremonies is set for 7:00 p.m. on Friday at the Brazos County Expo Complex, and will feature the Parade of Athletes, reciting of the Athlete Oath and the inspiring lighting of the torch. Immediately following, athletes will cut loose at the Celebration Dance held in their honor. All events are free and open to the public.
Judy Yoshimaru, 512.491.2947