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Athlete Leadership Summit

2019 Athlete Leadership Summit 

We are bringing athlete leaders and mentors together from across the province to participate in our first NL Athlete Leadership Summit!  Athletes and leaders will receiving training in the first of a series of workshops through the Athlete Leadership Program.

Friday April 12th we will begin with ice breakers, introduction to the Athlete Leadership Program and of course have some fun!!!

Saturday April 13th will be a full workshop for Athlete Speakers, where athletes along with their mentors will compile a speech showcasing themselves and Special Olympics

Saturday evening there will be a special social activity thanks to Get Faced who will be hosting a paint night for us!

Sunday April 14th we will finish up the Athlete Speaker workshop and wrap up the weekend!

This action packed weekend is proudly supported by Special Olympics Canada and the Government of Canada

How to participate?

ADDITIONAL SPACES NOW AVAILABLE -  Multiple Special Olympics Athlete and Mentor's can attend from each of or clubs across the region to the NL Athlete Leadership Summit April 12-14th, 2019

REGISTRATION DEADLINE EXTENDED TO FRIDAY MARCH 29th, 2019 - This will be done on a first come first serve basis until all space is full as each club has already been given the opportunity to register.

Please check with your local Club Coordinator for full details and how to get involved!

Athlete Leadership Resources

Beyond the Vision Video

Intro to Athlete Leadership


Special Olympics NL Goal?

Our vision is to have a trained Special Oylmpics athlete in both Athlete Speaker Workshop and Athlete Input Council Workshop in each club across the region by the end of 2020.  We want to form a Provincial Athlete Leadership Council in our province!