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Introduction to Athlete Leadership

Illustration illustrating athlete leadership.
In this module athletes learn about Athlete Leadership and begin to explore their skills and interests.

Overview (DOCX)

This overview includes a list of objectives, lessons and all available resources.

Facilitator Guide (DOCX)

This facilitator guide provides an outline on how to host and lead the Introduction to Athlete Leadership training course using the PowerPoint presentation and the participant workbook.

Visual Guide (PPTX)

Use the facilitator’s guide for notes on what to say and how long each section should take you! Overall, this training should take 2 – 2.5 hours.

Introduction to Athlete Leadership Participant Workbook

All Special Olympics athletes can become leaders; they just need to take the first step. This activity walks you through the three guiding principles of Athlete Leadership and helps you write a personal mission statement. Independent Activities Workbook (DOCX)

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