IUP Hosts Training to Become a Special Olympics Coach

Posted on 2/23/2009 5:56:37 PM

IUP will host a Special Olympics Pennsylvania Multi-Sport Training School on Sunday, March 21, 2009, from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. in Zink Hall.

Why You Should Attend

  • Learn more about the Special Olympics Pennsylvania program (SOPA).
  • Become a certified Special Olympic coach. Individuals may choose to become certified in:
    • athletics (track and field)
    • tennis
    • basketball
    • aquatics
    • golf
    • floor hockey
    • softball
    • bocce
    • basketball
    • volleyball
    • soccer
    • bowling
    • long distance running/walking
    • powerlifting
  • Get involved in the Pennsylvania Special Olympic program! The Armstrong/Indiana County Special Olympic chapter is actively recruiting athletes, coaches, and volunteers to develop and expand their current sport programs. Please consider donating your time.


Please complete and mail the registration form with a $10 check to SOPA by March 4. Lunch is provided.

Contact Information

If you have questions or need more information, please contact Dr. David Lorenzi:

Dr. David Lorenzi, Assistant Professor
Department of Health and Physical Education
Director, Special Needs Activity Program (SNAP)
239 Zink Hall