Special Olympics BC - Coquitlam

Serving: Coquitlam, Port Moody & Port Coquitlam

Special Olympics BC provides high-quality sports programs and competitions that help people with intellectual disabilities celebrate personal achievement and gain confidence, skills, and friendships.

For more than 35 years, Special Olympics BC has been committed to enriching the lives of individuals with intellectual disabilities and, in turn, the lives of their family members, friends and everyone they’ve touched.

If you or someone you know are interested in becoming involved as an athlete, coach or volunteer with Special Olympics BC in the Tri-cities area, please check out our sports programs and contact us for more information.


Special Olympics Athlete's Oath:

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

Upcoming Events

2020 Torch Run

From June 1 to 7, raise vital funds by running and walking with the Virtual Law Enforcement Torch Run to benefit Special Olympics BC!

Every year, Law Enforcement Torch Run raises vital funds and awareness to benefit SOBC athletes and programs. This year, we are launching the first-ever Virtual Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics BC! Everyone can run and walk to help raise much-needed funds for SOBC.

To recognize the 30th anniversary of the Law Enforcement Torch Run in British Columbia, the event’s fundraising goal is $30,000 and runners/walkers will look to cover a combined distance of 3,000 kilometers.

Sign up and learn more at www.specialolympics.bc.ca/letr


Updated: 8-Apr-2020

All SOBC programs are paused until at least May 31 due to the COVID-19 emergency. In addition, all Summer Games Qualifiers will not be held.  SOBC will send out more information about the Games in the fall. Please see the memo from SOBC for more information.

There is a Staying Healthy at Home webpage that can help you stay fit and connected.  See the Weekly Workout Calendars for ideas on what you can do to stay fit and healthy.