The City of Bozeman, Montana begins its initial year of a three-year agreement to hold the Montana Special Olympics Games. In this year's Special Olympics 2009, the 72 visiting teams, comprised of about 1,000 athletes, will compete, coached by 450, in fourteen Olympic-type sports events during the three-day event.
The 2009 Montana Special Olympics', 14 competitions will include track and field, gymnastics, triathlon, bowling, kayaking, aquatics, bocce ball, cycling, golf, powerlifting, equestrian, soccer, and horseshoe pitching.
Also offered will be motor activities training for participating, lower-functioning athletes.
Annually, over 1,500 local Bozeman, MT locals are involved in the massive organizing and the actual hosting of the Montana Special Olympic Games, adding $1 million to the Bozeman community.
Special Olympics Montana
P.O. Box 3507
Great Falls, MT 59403
For General Info: 1.800.242.6876
Please consider supporting these Special Montana Olympic Games in Bozeman!
To Speak to Representative: Vicki Dunham