The physical demands of this fast-paced sport are challenging for any athlete. At a minimum, snowboarding requires quick reflexes, good balance and strong physical fitness.
As in all Special Olympics sports, athletes are grouped in competition divisions according to ability level, age and gender.
Beginner: Glide Event
Novice: Downhill, Giant Slalom and Slalom
Intermediate: Downhill, Giant Slalom and Slalom
Advanced: Downhill, Giant Slalom and Slalom
When & where offered
Snowboarding season runs December through March and finishes at our Winter Games state tournament. The following Areas offer snowboarding: