**All dates and events are tentative and subject to change

We are excited to host Regional Competitions throughout the state.  Although these events will be smaller in numbers, we still hope to provide the full Special Olympics Minnesota experience which  may include Opening Ceremonies, FANstop, health activities, giveaways, competition and awards!

**Please note that no meals will be offered at competitions in 2021

2021 Regional Competitions in Bocce

July 31: Northstar Christian Academy in Alexandria
Registrations due July 11, paperwork due July 18

August 8: West St. Paul Sports Dome in West St. Paul
Registrations due July 25, paperwork due August 1

August 21: Shattuck-St. Mary’s School in Faribault
Registrations due August 8, paperwork due August 15

September 25: HealthEast Sports Center in Woodbury
Registrations due September 12, paperwork due September 19

Event details & restrictions

  • All participants must have current paperwork on file for practice and competitions including the COVID-19 waiver
  • All participants must be practicing with their delegation prior to competition and be registered through the online registration website.
  • No food or concessions will be provided. Please have participants bring their own food if needed.
  • Singles and Unified doubles offered
    • Participants can only compete in one event
    • Two games played with divisions of four or less athletes
    • Participants will be scheduled for a shift time to compete
    • Qualifying scores are required for registration
  • Participants can attend as many locations as possible
    • Priority will go to participants from the region where the competition is hosted
  • Return to Play guidelines must be followed at practice and competitions
    • Competitions may have a quota or be scheduled in shifts due to COVID size restrictions

2021 State Competition in Equestrian

August 20: Northwest Saddle Club in North Branch
Registrations due August 8, paperwork due August 15

Event details & restrictions

  • All participants must have current paperwork on file for practice and competitions including the COVID-19 waiver
  • All participants must be practicing with their delegation prior to competition and be registered through the online registration website.
  • No food or concessions will be provided. Please have participants bring their own food if needed.
  • Delegations will need to provide their own horses for competition, no horses will be provided from the stable.
  • All events offered. Athletes can be registered for up to three events.
    • Qualifying levels are required for registration
    • 2021 Equestrian Patterns will be the same as 2019
    • Athletes who are from the same delegation and compete in the same event and age group will need to compete on different horses.
    • Delegations that arrive on Thursday will need to check-in and practice between 4 p.m. – 8 p.m. The cut-off time will be at 8 p.m. with no exceptions. If your delegation plans to arrive on Thursday, contact Dani Druse to let her know if you need stalls or bedding. Stalls are $20 and bedding $8/bag. The delegation will need to provide their own feed and buckets for water and clean the stalls before they leave.
    • Virtual video entries will be accepted for those athletes that are unable to attend the competition. Please send an email with the link to the video file and the athlete’s name and event to [email protected] by the registration deadline of Sunday, August 8.
  • Return to Play guidelines must be followed at practice and competitions
    • Competitions may have a quota or be scheduled in shifts due to COVID size restrictions

2021 Regional Competitions in Golf

July 12: Victory Links in Blaine
Registrations due June 27, paperwork due July 5

July 19: Hidden Greens in Hastings
Registrations due July 5, paperwork due July 11

July 22: Lake Miltona Golf Course in Alexandria
Registrations due July 5, paperwork due July 11

August 22: Oak Marsh Golf Course in Oakdale
Registrations due August 8, paperwork due August 15

Event details & restrictions

  • All participants must have current paperwork on file for practice and competitions including the COVID-19 waiver
  • All participants must be practicing with their delegation prior to competition and be registered through the online registration website.
  • No food or concessions will be provided. Please have participants bring their own food if needed.
  • All regular events offered: traditional and alternate shot 9-hole, traditional and alternate shot 3-hole, and individual skills
    • Traditional golfers will need to be able to golf independently without a cart because there may not be volunteers on site to keep score or drive carts.
    • Traditional golfers are recommended to have a caddie. Please review the Caddie Registration Form and Rules.
    • Participants can only compete in one event
    • Qualifying scores are required for registration
  • Participants can attend as many locations as possible
    • Priority will go to participants from the region where the competition is hosted
  • Return to Play guidelines must be followed at practice and competitions
    • Competitions may have a quota or be scheduled in shifts due to COVID size restrictions

2021 Regional Competition in Softball

August 7: Brook Peterson Fields in Waconia
Registrations due July 25, paperwork due August 1

Event details & restrictions

  • All participants must have current paperwork on file for practice and competitions including the COVID-19 waiver
  • All participants must be practicing with their delegation prior to competition and be registered through the online registration website.
  • No food or concessions will be provided. Please have participants bring their own food if needed.
  • Traditional team, coach pitch team and Unified team events offered
    • Participants can only compete in one event
    • Qualifying scores are required for registration
    • If COVID restrictions do not allow for team play then the tournament will switch to individual skills only
  • Return to Play guidelines must be followed at practice and competitions
    • Competitions may have a quota or be scheduled in shifts due to COVID size restrictions

2021 Regional Competition in Tennis

July 11: Fred Wells Tennis Center in St. Paul
Registrations due June 27, paperwork due July 5

Event details & restrictions

  • All participants must have current paperwork on file for practice and competitions including the COVID-19 waiver
  • All participants must be practicing with their delegation prior to competition and be registered through the online registration website.
  • No food or concessions will be provided. Please have participants bring their own food if needed.
  • Singles, individual skills and Unified doubles events offered.
    • Participants can compete in singles OR individual skills, and Unified doubles
    • Traditional doubles will not be offered due to past low participation numbers
    • Qualifying scores are required for registration
  • Return to Play guidelines must be followed at practice and competitions
    • Competitions may have a quota or be scheduled in shifts due to COVID size restrictions