Be A Healthy Athlete



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Special Olympics Pennsylvania is hosting a weeklong Healthy Athletes VIRTUAL event, presented by Geisinger, from Monday, June 21st to Sunday, June 27th and we want YOU to be a healthy athlete! Get ready for the sports season by meeting with volunteer healthcare professionals and students to answer health questions, receive health education tips, and learn about resources in your local community.

There are six total disciplines available for virtual encounters (various time slots):

  • Opening Eyes (vision)
  • Special Smiles (dentistry)
  • FUNfitness (physical therapy)
  • Health Promotion (better health and well-being)
  • Healthy Hearing (audiology)
  • Strong Minds (emotional health)

Sign up for one, multiple or all six disciplines on a smartphone or computer by going to


By going to the “SignUpGenius” website, you will automatically be taken to the Opening Eyes (vision) schedule. From there, we encourage you to sign up for all six disciplines throughout the weeklong Healthy Athletes virtual event.

  • On a Computer: Click on each tab at the top of your screen.
  • On a Smartphone: Click on the arrow next to “SignUps: Opening Eyes” and click on each selection at the top of your screen.

For more detailed step-by step instructions on how to sign up, click here.

When signing up for your virtual encounters, please keep record of your signup dates and times to ensure that they do not occur at the same time.

Athletes that participate in the Healthy Athletes virtual event will automatically be entered into different raffles to win prizes.

Be a Healthy Athlete Incentives

Click here to download the above incentives flyer.

Check out our  Facebook Event page!

Remember… to be a great athlete, you must be a healthy athlete!

Presented by

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For more information contact:

Chelsea Hammell

VP, Mission Integration

610-630-9450 ext. 233