State & Sectional Events


Download our State Events: Important Dates, Deadlines & Help Desk Hours documents to stay on top of when competition documents are due and when our staff is available to answer questions. 

Important dates and deadlines can also be found on our Events Calendar. 


Sectional competitions are hosted by Special Olympics Pennsylvania for each training season (summer, fall, winter) in each of the three sections of the state (west, central, east). 

EAST –  Gina Reid, Senior Competition Director

  • Eastern Bowling Sectional – Allentown, PA – January 26, 2020
  • Eastern Spring Sectional – Kutztown University – May 4, 2019; May 2, 2020
  • Eastern Fall Sectional – DeSales University– October 13, 2019       

CENTRAL  Teresa Amaturo, Central Competition Director

  • Central Bowling Sectional – Harrisburg, PA – January 19, 2020
  • Central Spring Sectional – Saint Francis University – April TBD, 2020
  • Central Fall Sectional – Juniata College – October 6, 2019

WEST  Mike Ermer, Western Competition Director

  • Western Bowling Sectional – Erie, PA – January TBD, 2020
  • Western Spring Sectional – Carnegie Mellon University – April TBD, 2020
  • Western Fall Sectional – Slippery Rock University - September 29, 2019 


Special Olympics Pennsylvania hosts the following state level competitions: 


Competition Webinars: We held the Spring Competition Webinar on Thursday 2/28 and an Initial Summer Games Information Webinar on 4/12.  Here are the links to the recordings and the presentation: