Special Olympics

The Village of Orland Park has been providing Special Olympic (SO) programming through the Recreation Department for many years. These sports programs are designed and offered for individuals with special needs. Over the years, the SO program offerings have grown to include 18 team and individual sports and four unified sports.

Winter / Spring Sports

  • SO Bowling (8 years old and up)
  • SO Golf / Unified (15 years old and up)
  • SO Powerlifting (16 years old and up)
  • SO Soccer (8 years old and up)
  • SO Softball (13 years old and up)
  • SO Tennis / Unified (15 years old and up)
  • SO Track and Field (8 yrs old and up) and (18 yrs old and up)
  • SO Young Athletes

Summer Sports
  • SO Bowling (8 years old and up)
  • SO Flag Football
  • SO Volleyball (15 years old and up)
Fall Sports
  • SO Basketball (15 years old and up)
  • SO Bowling (8 years old and up)
  • SO Floor Hockey (8 years old and up)
  • SO Swim Team (8 years old and up)
  • SO Bocce Ball (8 years old and up) / Unified Partners