Dodge County Special Olympics

Agency 4-04

Area Manager and Coach:

Tracy Gabel

(920) 210-9001

dcspecialo@gmail.com


Management Coach Team

See Newsletter for Special Olympic events being held.


Mission

To provide year-round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports for children and adults with cognitive disabilities, giving them continuing opportunities to develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage, experience joy and participate in the sharing of gifts, skills and friendship with their families, other Special Olympics athletes and the community.


Athletes need to download and submit both forms to participate in Special Olympics:

Schedules


Check out Dodge County Special Olympics on Facebook for information, updates and pictures

Dodge County Special Olympics


**Please get any physical forms returned to Tracy Gabel- 920-210-9001, soon after the doctor performs

your physical as possible to avoid being ineligible to participate in Special Olympics sports. No practice

till physical is accepted. Check with Tracy to when your physical is due.


UNIFORMS

All basketball, basketball skills, swimming and track uniforms and sport bags should be returned to

Del at the bocce practice the week of June 1st. please return uniforms clean and neatly folded in the

red bags.

Special Olympics Track


NO TRACK PRACTICE JUNE 4TH OR 11TH


Starting June 16th track will be moving to Thursday nights instead if Saturday mornings. With the later date for

the State meet we have decided to combine track practice with bocce practice. Both will be on Thursday night

(time to be determined) at the Beaver Dam High School track area. More info will come out soon.)

Thank you for your continued support in getting athletes to practice on time and being flexible with date and

location changes. If you have any questions please ask Tracy, Malinda or Sarah.

Regional games are May 21st

State is July 29-31 please note date change due to combining with Bocce State to have a big 50th

Anniversary Celebration.

Any questions email Tracy dcspecialo@gmail.com or text/call 920-210-9001


Bocce practice starts May 26 after track at the Beaver Dam High school track at 5:00 bocce at 6:00

May 26th June 2, 16, 23, 30

June 9th no practice

Practice July 7th, 14th, 28th

July 9th Regionals Appleton

State July 29th 30th and 31st


Special Olympic Swim Team

Please wish all our swimmers “Good Luck” as we head to our District Swim Meet on Saturday, May 7, 2022.

Our team is ready to compete! They have worked so hard at practices these past few weeks. Good Luck to:

Klara Armstrong, Morgan Higgins, Angela Kuehl, Danielle Miller, Kim Orange, Jessica Simonis and Eric

Yerges. Coach Kathy Armstrong 920-319-0775


Big Red Raffle

Tracy Gabel , Sue Wallintin, Malinda and Jennifer Fuerstenau have tickets for

sale.

If anyone want to help sell tickets they can contact:

Malinda after 4:30pm 920-296-9272

Tracy Gabel 920-210-9001 or Sue Wallintin 920-887-7869



USA Games

Team Wisconsin

If anyone would like to make donations to the athletes individually, here are the links to their personal webpages. Thank you so much for supporting these athletes so they have a chance to make their dreams come true. Every little bit helps. Each athlete must raise $2000 to compete in the USA games. Thank you for supporting our athletes.

Jennifer Fuerstenau www.classy.org/fundraiser/3553836

Malinda Fuerstenau www.classy.org/fundraiser/3554323

Jaime Jenks www.classy.org/fundraiser/3546772

Allen Lynard www.classy.org/fundraiser/3562508

Brian Schuster www.classy.org/fundraiser/3561397

Del Yerges www.classy.org/fundraiser/3559628

Eric Yerges www.classy.org/fundraiser/3553616


See Photo Album

Link to the Special Olympics Wisconsin website