Summer Sports Classic August 17-18, 2018
This is an exciting year as we make some changes to the tournament! This year the Summer Sports Classic will be comprised of the Softball Tournament, the Equestrian Show, a Bocce tournament and the Unified Sports Golf Tournament. Friday will host our Unified Sports Golf Tournament and our Equestrian competition, and Saturday will play host to our Softball and Bocce tournaments.
We are looking for Summer Sports Classic Volunteers! If you are interested in volunteering please click HERE to find a position that you would like to fill!
~45 Unified Sports Partners
~60 Coaches and Volunteers
Softball and Bocce
North Casper Sports Complex
1700 East ‘K’ Street
Casper, Wyoming 82601
Central Wyoming Fairground
1700 Fairgrounds Rd.
Casper, Wyoming 82604
Casper Municipal Golf Course
2120 Allendale Boulevard
Casper, Wyoming 82601
There are no area Softball, Equestrian or Golf Tournaments currently scheduled. If you are interested in hosting an area competition, please contact Dan Lang.
Games Schedule: Draft of the 2018 Overall Competition Schedule (Draft)
Golf Tournamenet Schedule (tentative)-
- Friday Schedule:
- 8:00am- Registration
- 8:15am- Golfer Meeting & Opening Ceremony
- 8:30am- First Tee Time
- 10:00am- Individual Skills Competition
Softball Tournament Schedule (tentative)-
• Saturday Schedule:
9:15am- Opening Ceremony
9:30am- First Games Begin
1:00pm- Individual Skills Competition
1:10pm- Competition Continues
Awards will be presented immediately following competition
Equestrian Schedule (tentative)- Download Full Schedule here
• Friday Schedule:
7:00 – 8:15 a.m. - Equestrian Warm Up
8:00 – 8:45 a.m. - Registration
8:45 – 9:00 a.m. - Equestrian Coaches Meeting
9:00 – 9:10 a.m. - Opening Ceremony
Other Registration Resources:
2015 Summer Sports Classic Information Packet (2016 packet available at a later date)
• Individual Skills Contest Score Card (for determining Individual Skills Qualifying Score)
• Team Rating Form (required for EACH registered Softball team)
• Softball Individual Assessment for Team Rating Form
• Softball Batting Order (complete and submit at competition)
Softball Team Competition:
- Athletes may compete in either the Team Competition or Individual Skills competition but not in both.
- Athletes competing in team events must have numbers on the back of their uniform that are a minimum of 6” tall. See the Coordinators Manual regarding uniform specifications.
- Athlete must wear athletic attire appropriate for their sport and weather conditions. This means team players need numbers on the back of uniforms.
- Jeans are not appropriate for either coaches or athletes.
- Shirts are expected to be tucked in and neat.
Softball Individual Skills Competition:
- Individual Skills are outlined in the softball rules available on the Sports Resources Page.
- Individual Skills is comprised of:
- Base Running
- Special Olympics has established minimum training standards for athletes to prepare for competition.
- The purpose of training is to assure that athletes have the skills and stamina to compete safely at area and state competition.
- All athletes (and partners) should participate in an 8-10 week minimum training program.
Special Olympics Wyoming would like to extend the invitation for you to join us by volunteering at the 2017 Summer Sports Classic in Casper, WY.
REGISTRATION AVAILABLE AT A LATER DATE
*Meals will be available to volunteers that pre-register to volunteer!
Competition Volunteer Opportunities
North Casper Sports Complex; Fields 3,4,5
Register online to volunteer at Softball
Individual Skills Competition
Central Wyoming Fair Ground
Register online to volunteer at Equestrian
Stay tuned for an updated list of this year's sponsors!