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Mit and ball  Summer Sports Classic August 4-5, 2017 

 

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 tournament. 

Featuring:

~150 Athletes
~45 Unified Sports Partners
~60 Coaches and Volunteers

Sports Offered:

Bocce

Softball

Equestrian

Golf

Venue Locations:

Softball and Bocce

North Casper Sports Complex
1700 East ‘K’ Street
Casper, Wyoming 82601
(307) 235-8403

Equestrian

Central Wyoming Fairground
1700 Fairgrounds Rd.
Casper, Wyoming 82604
(307) 235-5775

Golf

Casper Municipal Golf Course
2120 Allendale Boulevard
Casper, Wyoming 82601
(307) 233-6620

Area Competition

There are no area Softball, Equestrian or Golf Tournaments currently scheduled. If you are interested in hosting an area competition, please contact Dan Lang


Schedules

Games Schedule: Draft of the 2017 Overall Competition Schedule

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:

9:00am- Registration
9:15am- Opening Ceremony
9:30am- First Games Begin
11:45am-1:00pm- Lunch

1:00pm- Individual Skills Competition
1:10pm- Competition Continues
Awards will be presented immediately following competition

Equestrian Schedule (tentative)- Download Full Schedule here (coming soon)

• Friday Schedule:

2:00pm Registration & Warm-up
3:00pm Opening Ceremony
3:20pm Competition Begins
Awards will be presented immediately following competition


Coaches Info

Registration Materials:

Form 1: Delegation Registration Form (coming soon)
Form 2: Volunteer Roster
Form(s) 3: Sport Registrations 

Softball

Team Registration:pdf, excel workbook (.xlsx),excel 97-2003 (.xls),other excel (.xlsm)
Individual Skills Registration:pdf,excel workbook (.xlsx),excel 97-2003 (.xls),other excel (.xlsm)

Equestrian

excel workbook (.xlsx),excel 97-2003 (.xls),other excel (.xlsm)
Equestrian PDF Downloads: registration,team entry form,horse assignment list

Golf

9-Hole Unified Sports Team Alternate Shot: excel workbook (.xls) or (.xlsx) or pdf

Individual SKills Registration: excel workbook (.xls) or (.xlsx) or pdf

Other Registration Resources:

2015 Summer Sports Classic Information Packet (2016 packet available at a later date)

Softball:

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)

Sports Rules and Coaches Guides available here

General Information

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
    • Throwing
    • Fielding
    • Hitting

Training:

  • 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.


Volunteer Info

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

Sport

Volunteer Opportunities

Location

Times

Registration

Softball

Registration

North Casper Sports Complex; Fields 3,4,5

8:00am-10:00am

Register online to volunteer at Softball

Scorer

9:15am-12:00pm

12:30pm-4:00pm

Individual Skills Competition

9:30am-1:00pm

Umpires

9:00am-12:00pm

12:30-4:00pm

Awards

1:00pm-4:00pm

Equestrian
Set-up/Registration

Central Wyoming Fair Ground

TBD

Register online to volunteer at Equestrian

Meal Service TBD
Other TBD
Awards TBD

Sponsors

Stay tuned for an updated list of this year's sponsors! 

Would you like to Become a Sponsor of the Special Olympics Summer Sports Classic? Contact Bill Junge

 

Special Olympics Athlete Oath

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