15th Special Olympics World Summer Games 2019

Type International
Region N/A
Sport Multiple Sports
Date 14th March 2019 to 21st March 2019
Time 14:00 to 14:00
Location Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Additional information:

To download documents, please click on the links below:

GB Team Volunteer Roles

GB Team Athlete & Unifed Partner Applications:

 All applications must be emailed to emily.onley@sogb.org.uk

Please note the deadlines below for receipt of completed application forms:

  • Head of Delegation & Assistant Head of Delegation - 12 noon on Monday, 10 April 2017 - Closed
  • Head Coach - 12 noon Monday 5 June 2017 - Closed
  • Coach - 12 noon on Monday 30 October 2017 - Closed
  • Athletes/Unified Partners - 12 noon on Monday 30 October 2017 – Closed
  • Safeguarding & Welfare Officer – 12 noon on Wednesday 31 January 2018 - Closed
  • Physiotherapist – 12 noon on Wednesday 31 January 2018 - Closed

Head Coach Interview Dates (Via an online video conference):

  • 6.00pm-9.00pm Monday 18 September 2017
  • 6.00pm-9.00pm Tuesday 19 September 2017
  • 10.00am-4.00pm Saturday 23 September 2017
  • 10.00am-4.00pm Sunday 24 September 2017
  • (Notification of appointment: Monday 9 October - Friday 13 October 2017)

Coach Interview Dates (Via an online video conference):

  • 6.00pm-9.00pm Monday 27 November 2017
  • 6.00pm-9.00pm Tuesday 28 November 2017
  • 10.00am-4.00pm Saturday 2 December 2017
  • 10.00am-4.00pm Sunday 3 December 2017
  • (Notification of appointment: Monday 8 January - Friday 12 January 2018)

Athlete/Unifed Partner Notification of appointment:

  • Monday 8 January - Friday 12 January 2018

The following timeline shows the provisional dates for training weekends as well as the Games and all applicants must note that a condition of being selected as part of the GB Team is your attendance at the relevant dates below

Dates(1)

Activity

Friday 17 November - Sunday 19 November 2017

Head Coach Training Weekend

Friday 23 March - Sunday 25 March 2018

GB Team Volunteers Training Weekend

Friday 11 May - Sunday 13 May 2018

1st GB Team Training Weekend

Friday 7 September - Sunday 9 September 2018

Friday 14 September - Sunday 16 September 2018

Friday 21 September - Sunday 23 September 2018

1st Squad Training Weekends (sports squads will only need to attend one of the dates)

Friday 18 January - Sunday 20 January 2019

2nd GB Team Training Weekend

Friday 1 February - Sunday 3 February 2019

Friday 8 February - Sunday 10 February 2019

Friday 15 February - Sunday 17 February 2019

2nd Squad Training Weekends (sports squads will only need to attend one of the dates)

Wednesday 6 March 2019

GB Team to meet in London

Thursday 7 March 2019

GB Team to depart London

Friday 22 March 2019

GB Team to return back to the UK

Friday 28 June - Sunday 30 June 2019

GB Team Reunion

(1) All dates are provisional and are therefore subject to change