Welcome to Prince William Special Olympics

Prince William County Special Olympics provides recreational programs for individuals with developmental disabilities who reside in the county. Currently there are 13 competitive sports events which involve 270 athletes (children and adults).

According to Changing Lives through Sports: A Report Card on the Impact of Special Olympics, the benefits are substantial. Research documents significant improvement in sense of self, social skills, and social interactions. Parents also see health critical health benefits. Reliable data also reflects a strong correlation between Special Olympics participation and the ability to be employed.

If you are new to Special Olympics Virginia, before mailing the form, please make sure the form is signed by a medical professional (a person licensed in Virginia to complete  physical examinations).

Call 703-680-6661 or email medical@pwsova.org  to request a registration package.  You can also download the form from the web site:


Mail your completed form to:

Prince William Special Olympics, PO Box 1073, Woodbridge, VA 22195

It's that time of year again.... POLAR PLUNGE 2019 registration is open!

Click on link for the flier or read the text below:


 Join the Prince William Special Olympics Polar Plunge Team:   https://impact.specialolympicsva.org/PW_Special_Olympics

(If you’ve already registered as an individual – please notify jdietrichson@verizon.net, to get switched over to the Area 23 team.)

Raise money for PWSO & Special Olympics of Virginia and enjoy a super fun weekend in Virginia Beach!  There is a Splash & Dash Boardwalk run on the Boardwalk, a costume parade, free t-shirts, sponsors goodies, and the best after PLUNGE party on the beach!  Only need to raise $100 to Plunge!  There are other opportunities for incentives – including MORE DETAILS TO COME ON HOW YOU CAN EARN A FREE WEEKEND STAY IN VIRGINIA BEACH!

 Help us continue the sports programs for your athlete and individuals with disabilities in Prince William County!  We cannot provide the programs we do without the fundraising from the Polar Plunge so we everyone’s help!  Join the Area 23 Team NOW and start fundraising for PWSO & SOVA!  Once you join the team you can create your own page and email it out to friends, family, and put on social media.  It’s super easy to do!  





POWERLIFTING - Thursday, October 25th at Potomac High School Weightroom, Woodbridge at 7:30 PM.   click here, Powerlifting

BOWLING -  Saturday, March 2nd,  Mathis Avenue Lanes, Manassas at 12:30 PM.  For more information, click on Bowling

AQUATICS - Manassas: Thursday, February 28th at 7 PM at Central Park Aquatics Center. For more information, click here, Aquatics - Swimming 

CLOSED AQUATICS - Woodbridge: Friday, February 22nd at 7 PM at Colgan High School, Aquatics Center. For more information, click hereAquatics - Swimming 

BOCCE: Gainesville - Tuesday, April 2nd at 6:30 PM at Heritage Hunt, Gainesville.  For more information, click here, Bocce

TRACK and FIELD: Woodbridge starts Wednesday, March  27th at 6:45 PM at Woodbridge Middle School.  For more information, click,  Track and Field

BOCCE: Wodbridge - TBD

TRACK and FIELD: Manassas starts Saturday, March 30th at 10 AM at Marstellar Middle School. For more information, click, Track and Field 

CLOSED TENNIS - begins Saturday, March 30th at Charles J. Colgan Senior High School at 9 AM.  For more information, click, Tennis

You may also view our calendar for all practice dates, times, and location details at http://pwsocalendar.azurewebsites.net/client/