Netball Competition (*qualifying event)
Dates: Sunday 16 July 2023
Time: 10am to 1pm
Location: Gold Netball Centre, 200 Selby St, Jolimont WA 6014
Special Olympics local competitions are for children and adults with intellectual disabilities and autism, who wish to compete against other athletes in their chosen sport, and qualify for Special Olympics' state and national competitions. They include:
- A high-quality competition, with multiple divisions for beginner, intermediate and advanced players
- Qualified umpires and game support officers
- Presentation, with awards and prizes
- Performance results and feedback
- Fun unified events (where athletes with and without intellectual disabilities play together)
Competition schedule: (*Draft only)
10:00am - Welcome
10:10am - Warm-up / skills assessments
11:15am – Netball games
12:30pm - Fun Unified game/s
12:50pm – Award Presentations
Note: The final schedule will be included in the information pack sent out to all athletes prior to the day once all athlete registrations have been received.
Who can get involved?
- Athletes who are registered as 2023 Special Olympics members
- Athletes who train and/or compete with an existing netball club and/or program
- Athletes who want to become eligible to compete in upcoming Special Olympics state and national competitions, including our upcoming 2023 State Games.
How to register:
To compete in the competition, athletes must register online via this page by Friday 7 July. Athletes register as an individual player, and teams will be determined on the day.
Before the day, all registered athletes will receive an information pack with further information on the event.
Need support? Please contact Special Olympics WA at email@example.com.