The above includes the Angus, Borden, Alliston, Beeton, Tottenham, & South Simcoe areas, as well as other places not specifically listed here.

South Simcoe Special Olympics

Special Olympics Ontario is a volunteer driven organization with some 23,000 athletes and 9,000 volunteers registered across the province. Athletes range in age from 2 - 80 and have the opportunity to train in 18 core sports.

The South Simcoe District Community of Special Olympics Ontario offers sports activities for children, youth, and adults with intellectual disabilities. It has a good number of registered athletes and numerous volunteers. Every facet of our community is dedicated to enriching the lives of people with intellectual disabilities.


The sports offered vary by season, but include:

  • Basketball

  • Bocce

  • Bowling

  • Golf

  • Soccer, and

  • Softball

Service Area

South Simcoe District Community of Special Olympics has a very broad service area which includes:

  • The Township of Adjala-Tosorontio

  • The Township of Essa

  • The Town of New Tecumseth

  • and Cookstown (Town of Innisfill).

Recent Announcements!

Winter Update

22 Jan 2023

We are most of the way through January now. We have not had as much snow (so far at least) as in most years. Things in general continue to re-open.

Fall Update

22 Sept 2022

Bowling will start on September 28th from 6-9 pm at the Circled Pine Bowling Centre at the Buell Fitness and Aquatic Centre (Building T-118 at CFB Borden). The street address is 122 Ramillies Rd, Borden, ON L0M 1C0. The cost is $4.25 per game. Community Registration: $20 to be paid the first night out. Hope to see you all there!

(By the way, if you plan to buy snacks or anything else from the Bowling Alley itself, please note that this location is 'cashless'.)

Winter Update

12 Dec 2021

Merry Christmas & Happy New Year! While we are not back to business as usual yet, we have been planning for a return to more normal activities, (though we do not have any specific dates yet).

Please stay safe, and we hope that 2022 will be a better year!

Summer Update

10 June 2021

Thank you all, for your continued patience in these challenging times. Special Olympics in person events are not yet able to re-open, but rest assured that we have not forgotten you! When we are able to re-open, we will let you know.