Join us for a day of free health screenings and fun activities at the Special Olympics Southern Nevada Health Fair! This event is open to Special Olympics athletes, those interested in becoming an athlete, as well as coaches, family members and all community members. Participants who visit 3 or more disciplines will be entered into a raffle for great prizes.
Screenings will be offered in the following disciplines:
Fun Fitness - provides athletes the opportunity to be screened for flexibility of hamstring, calf, shoulder rotator and hip flexor muscles; functional strength of the abdominal and lower extremity muscles; and balance.
Health Promotion - offers screenings for bone density, blood pressure, and body mass index (BMI).
Strong Minds - Learn relaxation skills through the movement mediation art of Qigong.
Special Smiles - provides free dental screenings and instructions on correct brushing and flossing techniques.
Medfest - obtain the physical exam that all athletes need prior to participating in Special Olympics sports programming. Appointments for MedFest (sports physicals) can be made online.