Entries by Caroline O'Mahony

Christmas Newsletter 2017

As we come to the end of 2017 we would like to thank all of our athletes, volunteers, clubs, staff, Board Members, Patrons and Sponsors for your amazing support throughout the year. 2018 will be another great year for us all, we will celebrate the 40th Anniversary and the Special Olympics Ireland Games will be back in […]

Athlete Entertainment and Special Olympics Town

Special Olympics (SO) Town is an area specifically for athletes where they can relax in between competitions. SO Town will be located on the National Sports Campus and activities can include such things as arts & crafts, music, games, dance and theatre. There will also be evening entertainment in the accommodation venues (UCD Belfield and […]


Athletes, coaches and member will be accommodated in UCD Belfield and DCU, Glasnevin from Thursday 14th to Sunday 17th June. Volunteers will be needed daily for general operations in both locations, front desk duties and other tasks as deemed necessary. Experience in the hotel / hospitality industry would be ideal but not required

Sound Production

The Sound Production team will be responsible for all public, safety and competition announcements during the Games as well as music and awards ceremony support in all competition venues.  Roles included in this team include MCs/ Announcers and Assistants. Technical experience of sound equipment is not needed as there will be technical support on the […]

Medical Services

Medical Services will be active at a Games Organising Committee level. They will plan for the provision of medical and first aid services in both accommodation venues as well as all Competition Venues. They will liaise with the doctors, nurses and other specialist practitioners who will be volunteering at the Healthy Athlete Village and in […]