St. Albert

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News & Highlights

Hip Hop Workshop
Would you like to learn some cool hip-hop dance moves? Join us on Wednesday, March 9.
See the flyer:  Click Here

Fall Sign Up: Registration
Saturday, September 19, 2015
St. Albert Bowling Centre 14 Inglewood Drive, St. Albert
12 p.m. to 2 p.m.




Volunteer Opportunities:

Bowling:
Program Volunteer
When:  Saturdays, 12:00 - 2:00 pm (September to April)
We pair up the volunteers so they are committing to every second Saturday. The role is to help athletes on and off the lanes, make sure they are bowling in order and interacting/socializing with the athletes

Swimming:
Swim Coaches 
When:  Monday, 6:00 - 7:00 pm
1-2 volunteers are required to coach in the developmental pool.  The role is to help athletes to work on and develop skills that will allow them to transfer to the competitive pool if they so choose. 

Special Events:
Tournament Volunteers
When:  November
We require volunteers to help run a tournament for floor hockey/bowling.  Roles would include line-keepers, lane coaches, food prep volunteers etc.

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If you are interested in any of these position, please fill out the form here: www.specialolympics.ab.ca/volunteer and state where you are from and what position you are applying for.

Programs: 
Swimming
(Development & Competitive)
Where:  Fountain Park Recreation Centre (4 Cunningham Road)
Time:
6:00 - 7:00 pm

Activities include learning and enhancing basic swimming skills leading to competitive lane swimming for those interested in participating in regional or Provincial meets.

Mondays
September 28 - December 14

 
Floor Hockey 
Where: Sir George Simpson Jr. High (50 Grosvenor Blvd)
Time:  6:30 8:00 p.m.

St. Albert has teams in two separate teams, the Warriors and the Wolves. Both teams offer an energetic workout in a structured team environment.

Tuesdays
September 29 - December 15
Basketball
Where: Sir George Simpson Jr. High(50 Grosvenor Blvd)
Time: 6:30 8:00 p.m.

We offer multiple teams for every ability and skill level. Games are played against other communities as well as other organizations in our local community.
Wednesdays
September 30 - December 16
Bowling
Where:  St. Albert Bowling Centre Inc.
14 Inglewood Drive 
Time:  11:45 - 2:00 p.m. 

With over 100 athletes, 5 pin bowling is St. Albert's most popular event. Volunteer coaches provide individual attention to the athletes on each lane. The athletes are encouraged to improve their personal scores each week.  
Athletes in wheelchairs can participate through the use of a special ramp delivery system.

Saturdays
September 26 - December 19
Curling
Where: St. Albert Curling Club (7 Sir WInston Churchill Avenue)
Time: 3:00 - 4:30 p.m.

This is  a newer program to our list. We are currently working on developing skills and working on team play.

Sundays
October 18 - December 13
Track & Field
Where: Fowler Track (63 Sir Winston Churchill Avenue)
Time: 6:30 8:00 p.m.

Track events and limited field events are offered in this program. Athletes are coached and encouraged to improve their performance in each of the events. Athletes participate in regional and Provincial track meets.

Wednesdays
May - June
 Soccer
Where: Grosvenor Park Fields
Time: 7:00 8:30 p.m.

Soccer is another popular sport that promotes physical fitness and team play. The team competes against teams from other communities and other invited teams from our local community.
Mondays
June - July
Softball 
Where:
Time:

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  Contact Information
 
   E-mail: 
   stalbertspecialolympics@gmail.com
 
   Mail:
   P.O. Box 206
   St. Albert, Alberta, Canada
   T8N 1N3
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Sports Offered:

  • 5-Pin Bowling
  • 10-Pin Bowling
  • Athletics
  • Basketball
  • Curling *NEW
  • Floor Hockey
  • Outdoor Soccer
  • Softball
  • Swimming

If the sport you want is not here, please check our neighbouring communities:

Upcoming Events:


To see the full event and competition calendar, click here

  • Social Evenings  A social evening and dance is held on the last Friday of every month throughout the fall and winter. This is a special evening for the athletes where they can cut loose and enjoy an evening of camaraderie. This is a very popular and eagerly anticipated event sponsored by SOA-St. Albert.
  • St. Albert Invitational Bowling / Floor Hockey Tournament  Each year, SOA-St.Albert plays host to over 300 coaches and athletes from across the Province. Bowlers compete for individual and team awards. The floor hockey teams compete in a series of round robin matches in each division.After a strenuous day of competition on Saturday, all of the athletes gather for a banquet and dance, where old friendships are renewed and new ones are made.  Sunday brings the Awards Presentations and Breakfast where the accomplishments of the previous day are acknowledged and celebrated.

Program Cancellations:
  • None at this time

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