Welcome to the Special Olympics GB resources section. It has been designed to provide our volunteers with a wide range of helpful documents about the Special Olympics programme

How to Use this Section

  • Just click to select a section from the menu, and you will see a list of documents related to each specific area. For instance, in the section called 'Running a Special Olympics Club' you will find everything you need to know about Policies and Procedures, Volunteers and Managing Risk.
  • If you know specifically the name of the document you are looking for (i.e. A Sanction Form), you can also use the search box at the top right corner of the site.
  • Once you have found what you are looking for, you can open, download and save the document in your computer. If you cannot open the PDF files, first download Adobe Reader.


Each Programme (Club, Network, Region or Home Country) that wishes to be involved in any Special Olympics activity must annually accredit and register its members


The following documents will help coaches to deliver and develop inclusive coaching sessions for your athletes as part of your Special Olympics Programme.


Level Definitions

Equestrian Tests for 2017 National Summer Games

Rating Forms


Special Olympics Europe Eurasia Sports Seminars

Sports Specific Updates

Governance (Clubs, Regions & Home Countries)

England Region

England Club & Network

Wales Region

Wales Home Country

Wales Club

Scotland Region

Scotland Home Country


Latest newsletters from all the departments within SOGB

Sports, Events & Competition

The following documents provide you with everything you need to know about planning, running, attending and evaluating Special Olympics events and competitions.


Branding & Signage

Ceremonies & Awards

Coaching & Competition Advisors

Coaching Information

Competition Management

Delegation Information

Event Management Team


Health & Safety

International Selection

Post Event


Public Relations


Sport Specific Resources