Special Olympics Minnesota will send a delegation of athletes, Unified partners and coaches to the USA Games to compete as Team Minnesota!
To become eligible to apply, you must compete at a Special Olympics Minnesota state competition in 2024.
If you are interested in being a part of Team Minnesota, here are the steps to apply:
Step 1: Compete in a state competition in 2024. For most sports, you must win a gold medal to qualify. However, some silver and bronze medals may qualify.
Step 2: When the 2026 USA Games eligibility list is published, check to see if your name is listed. Sign up to receive email updates when the eligibility list and applications are published.
Step 3: If you are on the eligibility list, complete the application process. The application will be posted along with the eligibility list. You must submit an application to be considered.
Step 4: After you apply, Special Olympics Minnesota will be in touch with next steps!
Questions? Contact [email protected]