May 31 - June 1

Approximately 325 Special Olympics athletes along with 85 coaches  descended in the Reno area to compete in the 2019 Special Olympics Nevada Summer Games.  Summer Games is the culminating competition for our spring sports season and is one of the premiere sporting events offered by Special Olympics Nevada.  

After weeks of training and participating at a qualifying competition, the athletes competed in bocce, swimming, or track & field.

2019 Summer Games Photos

Catch Our Spirit

The Athletes

Learn about the athletes who competed at Summer Games

The Pagentry

Follow the excitement of the Opening of the Games

Athlete Entertainment

Between events, there were some activities for the athletes to enjoy.


We couldn't do it without our Corporate and Community volunteers

Healthy Athletes

We believe in promoting a healthy life style to our athletes so they can perform at their best. 

The Venues

Reno High School and UNR served as the venues for competition.

Law Enforcement & the Torch Run

Law Enforcement carried the "Flame of Hope" for Special Olympics