The 2023 Special Olympics Alamance County Spring Games will be held on Thursday, April 6, 2023, at Elon University’s Belk Track. Over 300 athletes and 200 volunteers will participate in this event which is the largest event in Alamance County for people with special needs.

Opening Ceremonies begin at 9:30am and include a time of prayer and lighting of the cauldron before officially opening the 2023 games. Spring Games offers two track and field events, including a 100M walk/run/roll and a softball/tennis ball throw for distance. This event is the highlight of the year for SOAC!

Special Olympics Alamance County (SOAC) serves 400 adult and youth athletes with developmental disabilities and provides year-round athletic competition in 5 sports in addition to a fitness program. Participants are provided the opportunity to develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage, and experience joy at all levels – all at no cost. 

Volunteers are needed! For more information about Spring Games and for a link to volunteer, visit or call (336) 570-6760.

For more information, contact:

Mackenzie Greenly, Alamance County Special Olympics Coordinator  

336.570.6760 •