Special Olympics State Games Friday - Saturday in Troy University

Posted: Wednesday, 14 May 2014

May 16-17: The 2014 Alabama Special Olympics State Games will be conducted in Troy and on the Troy Campus beginning with opening ceremonies at 7 p.m. Friday in Trojan Arena. Below follows a more detailed schedule.

Law enforcement officers from throughout the state will be conducting the annual Torch Run. It will terminate near Trojan Arena and Veterans Memorial Stadium about 2 p.m. on Friday.

The run will enter the city of Troy and will be at the Troy Police Department at about 1:30 p.m. There is a brief ceremony, however, this presents an outstanding photo opportunity of the runners as they come across the Square on Elm Street in route to the police department. It is recommended media be in place on the bridge prior to 1:30 p.m. The run will proceed from TPD along South Brundidge Street to University Avenue, ending at the stadium.

Please see the below schedule:

Friday May 16, 2014

Event Location
Opening Ceremonies - 7:00 p.m. Trojan Arena

Saturday May 17, 2014

Event Location
Competition - 9:00 a.m. until finished All Venues
Aquatics Troy Rec. Center
Bocce Sartain Hall
Bowling Brunswick Zone
Equestrian Pike Cattlemen’s Arena
Golf Troy Country Club
Gymnastics Troy Rec. Center
Power-lifting Stadium – West Side
Softball Trojan Softball Field
Track and Field Trojan Track
Flag Football Football Practice Fields
Cycling Troy Rec. Center
Baseball Charles Henderson High
Event Location
Healthy Athletes
12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Trojan Arena
Event Location
Olympic Town
12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Trojan Arena
Event Location
Victory Dance
7:00 p.m.
Sartain Hall
Event Location
Parent Dinner
7:00 p.m.
Trojan Arena Lower Patio

Sunday - May 18, 2014

Event Location
Closing Ceremonies
9:00 a.m.
Trojan Arena