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We provide a year round sports training and competition programme, in a variety of international sports for children and adults who have an intellectual impairment.


Available Roles:

Howick-Pakuranga Tenpin Bowling Coach

Special Olympics Howick-Pakuranga are seeking a volunteer coach for our flourishing Tenpin Bowling team of intellectually disabled players.

Swimming Volunteers Special Olympics Auckland

Special Olympics Auckland are seeking more volunteers to support their athletes in swimming.

North Harbour Swimming Coach

Provide support to the athletes and Head Coach. Don't need to be an expert just people keen to get involved.

Basketball Coach - Greenhithe Club

Special Olympics Greenhithe is seeking a coach for our basketball team.

Basketball Coach Howick-Pakuranga

Special Olympics Howick-Pakuranga is seeking a coach for our basketball team.

Athletics Coach Howick-Pakuranga

Special Olympics Howick-Pakuranga are seeking a coach for our athletics team.

Manukau Swim Coach

Special Olympics New Zealand changes lives through sport. Working with intellectually disabled athletes 9-80 years of age. Currently Manukau Special Olympics club are seeking to appoint a volunteer swim coach.

Auckland Football Coach

Auckland club has an established Football group currently training at the Epsom campus of Auckland University. The number of athletes means we are wanting 1-2 more volunteers to improve athlete skills. We would love your assistance and knowledge in this a

Tenpin Bowling Coach North Harbour

North Harbour are looking for a coach for help out on Saturday at Xtreme, in Target Court with a brilliant bunch of athletes.

Manukau Basketball coaches

Special Olympics Manukau club are currently searching for a basketball coach to assist their growing numbers of athletes in this sport. Special Olympics works with young and mature athletes with intellectual disabilities who love playing basketball.

Volunteer Stories


The healing power of play

'The simplicity of play affects the child, their family and me as a volunteer. I always leave with a smile on my face too.' - Daniel Jiminez

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