Mighty Hawks

Overview

The Mighty Hawks is a soccer team for athletes with special needs. This program is supported by Special Olympics Quebec.

The program is open to all children aged 4 – 21 yrs. It aims to provide a safe and fun environment where athletes with special needs can grow both athletically and character through the game of soccer.

Structure

  • Athletes will be divided into groups according to their abilities. The drills will work primarily on motor skills, teamwork and self-esteem.
  • The plan is to have 1 coach for every 2 players (depending on availability of coaches and level of players).
  • Parents are welcome to help out. We ask parent volunteers to remain on the field with their children.
  • Our coaches are trained by and must be registered with Special Olympics. Most of them are professionals in the special education field with a passion for soccer.
  • Sessions will last 1.5 hrs (45 minute practice followed by a 45 minute game).
  • The Mighty Hawks will also play against other clubs with similar programs.

Registration

  • Registration will be in person at the club office during open office hours.
  • Bring the following:
    • Player’s Medical Card.
    • Completed affiliation form.
    • Completed questionnaire.
    • Check payable to SLHSC, or cash in the amount of $50.

Schedule

  • Program will run from June 17 to August 26, 2017.
  • It will take place every Saturday from 3:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • There will be a Team Pizza Party on Saturday, September 9, 2017 (time and place to be determined).
  • Games will be played at Cedarbrook Park.

Become a Volunteer

If you would like to volunteer for this great cause, please send an e-mail to [email protected]. We would love to have you be part of our team!

Sponsors

The Mighty Hawks would like to thank our sponsor for their generous support.

Required Documents

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