7000-313 Athlete Assistant

  7000-313 Provincial Games: Athlete Assistant   Review Date: February 2019        Effective Date: February 23, 2018   Preamble It is understood that some athletes normally travel with or require the service of an Athlete Assistant to assist them in the completion of essential daily life activities.     Policy Statement Special Olympics Ontario (SOO) believes in the inclusion of all eligible …

7000-312 Athlete Eligibility Appeal Process

7000-312 Athlete Eligibility Appeal Process   Review Date: February 2019                Effective Date: February 23, 2018 Any individual, athlete or advocate, with just cause, who believes that an athlete is unfairly affected by the implementation of Policy XX `Athlete Eligibility for Participation in Provincial Games’ or XX “Team Eligibility for Participation in Provincial Games” may refute this decision by following the …

7000-311 High Performance Quota

7000-311 High Performance Quotas for Provincial Games (Individual Sports) Review Date:    February 2019          Effective Date:  February 23, 2018 When possible, up to a maximum of five percent of additional quota will be added for each individual sport to be used as High Performance (HP) quota. In order to qualify for a HP quota spot an individual must meet the following criteria: …

7000-308 Coach Selection Criteria

7000-308 Provincial Games: Coach Identification Criteria for Provincial Games Review Date: February 2019             Effective Date: February 23, 2018 To ensure fair and equitable identification of coaches to Provincial Games the criteria outline in the policy details below will be used to determine which coaches will represent their District Teams at Provincial Games. Identification Process The District Developer will receive the …

7000-307 Team Eligibility

7000-307 Provincial Games: Team Eligibility for Participation in Provincial Games Review Date: February 2019                          Effective Date: February 23, 2018 Basketball, Bocce, Curling, Softball, Soccer and Floor Hockey Teams must meet all eligibility requirements outlined in the policy detailed below to be eligible to participate in a Provincial Games.  In addition to meeting these team requirements each athlete on that …

7000-306 Team Identification

7000-306 Provincial Games: Team Selection Criteria for Advancement to Provincial Games Review Date: February 2019                   Effective Date: February 23, 2018 The following criteria shall determine how Special Olympics teams (Basketball, Bocce, Curling, Floor Hockey, Soccer, and Softball) advance to a Provincial Level of Special Olympics competition. General Principle Athletes must: Be registered active athletes of Special Olympics Ontario Athlete must …

7000-305 Athlete Eligibility for Provincial Games

7000-305 Athlete Eligibility for Provincial Games Review Date: February 2019                              Effective Date: February 23, 2018 In order to be eligible to advance to a Provincial Games each athlete must meet the following criteria: Provincial Games Athlete Eligibility Requirements: Athlete Registration Each athlete must submit a completed Special Olympics Ontario athlete registration form Age The athlete must be 10 years …

7000-304 Athlete Identification Criteria Individual

7000-304: Athlete Identification Criteria for Advancement to Provincial Games (Individual Sports) Review Date: February 2019                 Effective Date: February 23, 2018 To ensure fair and equitable identification of athletes to Provincial Games, the criteria outlined in the policy details below will be used to determine which athletes will advance from Provincial Qualifiers. General Principles: Athletes must: ●     Be registered active …

7000-303 Team Quota Allocation for Provincial Games

7000-303 Provincial Games: Team Quota Allocation Review Date: February 2019                Effective Date: February 23, 2018 Team Quotas shall be allocated according to the Policy Detail outlined below: Calculation for Games Quota The calculation is determined by the total number of teams participating in each sport, at the Provincial Qualifiers. This percentage is then applied to the total number of teams …

7000-300 Provincial Games Structure

7000-300 Provincial Games: Provincial Games Structure   Review Date: February 2019                           Effective Date: February 23, 2018   Special Olympics Ontario Provincial Games Structure shall consist of Spring, Summer and Winter Games taking place on a four year cycle.                                                      Spring Games:   These games shall take place every four years (2020, 2024…) in May or June with the following …