Top Resources Searches
Play Unified Campaign
Unified Champion Schools
Pillars for Choose to Include
Resources to understand sport rules and guidelines to help athletes achieve their best performances.
CLICK TO JUMP TO THE TOPICS BELOW
Article 1 and Divisioning
In kayaking every athlete aims to travel through a specific water distance paddling either on his/ her own or in pairs of two (2), achieving the best possible time. Get resources here.
Kayaking Coaching Guide (Update 2012)
: This online coaching guide covers planning a season, teaching skills, teaching rules, and includes a quick start guide.
Kayaking Fact Sheet
: Learn about the sport, statistics about it, available events, and how it's done in Special Olympics.
Kayaking Rules (2016)
: This PDF contains the complete updated Special Olympics rules for this sport.
2018 Kayaking Rules Changes
: See the most recent rules changes for this sport.
Kayaking Rules (2018)
: This PDF contains the complete 2018 Special Olympics rules for this sport.
Article 1 and Divisioning
Divisioning Toolkit and Overview
: This toolkit will provide assistance in organizing competitions are structured so that athletes compete with other athletes of similar ability in equitable divisions.
Sports Rules Article 1 in English, Chinese, Russian and Spanish
: The official Special Olympics Sports Rules provide standards for Special Olympics training and competition. Sports Rules Article I provides general principles not found in the sport-specific rules and is essential knowledge for all people involved with Special Olympics sports. This page has Sports Rules Article 1 in Chinese, English, Russian and Spanish.
Coaching Kayaking Quiz
: See what you know about Special Olympics kayaking in this quiz.
Coaching Special Olympics Athletes Quiz
: See what you know about coaching people with intellectual disabilities in this 7-question quiz.
Divisioning for Coaches Quiz
: See what you know about the way Special Olympics makes competitions fairer, safer and more exciting for all in this 11-question quiz.
Special Olympics Brand Guidelines
Using Our Logo
Resources Tips and Tools
Sign up for Tips and Tools Newsletter
All Event Resources
Submit Event for Calendar
Eunice Kennedy Shriver Day
Calendars & Stories
All Public and Internal Events
All Public Events
Read Questions Asked and Answered
Share Resources News Items
North America Resources
Latin America Resources
Middle East-North Africa Resources
East Asia Resources
Asia Pacific Resources
Created by the Joseph P. Kennedy Jr. Foundation for the Benefit of Persons with Intellectual Disabilities
©2018 Special Olympics
Website made possible by
Perfect Sense Digital