June 10 - A Few Updates...
1.The 2014 Golf Gala presented by Finning and Meadow Lakes Golf Resort takes place on Friday, July 4th with a 6pm shotgun start. Team of 4 Registration cost is $380. Click here to get a registration form that you can fill out and send back to us before June 30. If you are interested in playing, hurry as space is limited!
2. Team Yukon is in the final stages of preparing for the 2014 Special Olympics Canada Summer Games. YOu can follow the team's progress as of July 8 by clicking on the "Games and Competition Tab" on this website! Also, follow us on Twitter (@SpecialOYukon) and "like" us on Facebook live results.
3.The Team Yukon Pep Rally and Send-off takes place on Friday, June 27th in the Fireside Room of the Yukon Inn at 7pm. Agreat chance to wish the team good luck and to see the uniform the team will wear for the Games.
PRICE DROP FOR THE IRISH DESCENDANTS!
Tickets for the Yukon Law Enforcement Torch Run Irish Descendants concerts slated for June 3 and 4 have been reduced to $45!
You can get your tickets at www.yukontickets.com, The Yukon Arts Centre Box Office or at Arts Underground.
Showtime for both nights is 7:30pm.
Those of you that purchased tickets at the original $60 price point will be refunded $15 per ticket in the following ways:
-If you purchased your tickets at the 2014 Special Olympics Festival Dinner Auction on April 12, please call Special Olympics Yukon at 668-6511 to arrange the partial refund
-If you purchased your tickets through www.yukontickets.com, The Yukon Arts Centre Box Office or at Arts Underground, please contact the Yukon Arts Centre Box Office at 667-8574 and they will assist you.
Yukon Law Enforcement Torch Run
presents the Irish Descendants June 3 and 4, Yukon Arts Centre...for tickets, pleaseclick here
Special Olympics Festival a Success April 14, 2014
Last Saturday’s event raised over $56,000.00 for Special Olympics Yukon
WHITEHORSE, April 14, 2014 – The 2014 Special OIympics Festival presented by Canadian Tire Whitehorse raised over $56,000.00 for the benefit of Special Olympics Yukon.
The event took place on April 12 in the Yukon Convention Centre of the Coast High Country Inn.
Those attending the event were moved by speeches from various Special Guests including Mike McCullough of the 2013 Grey Cup Champion Saskatchewan Roughriders and Special Olympics Yukon Athlete Ambassador Aimee Lien. Also, the Grey Cup was ceremonially presented on stage and displayed for all attendees to enjoy.
Special Olympics Yukon would like to thank all the sponsors of the event as well as the 320 attendees who chose to support Special Olympics Yukon this past Saturday night.
“We are fortunate to be a part of this terrific community” said Tom Gibbs, President of the Board of Directors for Special Olympics Yukon. “Yukoners are very generous in their support of athletes with an intellectual disability who train and compete in the sports they love.”
March 17, 2014
It's that time of year again...the Special Olympics Festival Dinner Auction presented by Canadian Tire Whitehorse takes place on Saturday, April 12 at the Yukon Convention Centre. For more information and how to order tickets, please click here
December 18, 2013
Please be advised that all Special Olympics Yukon programs are now on Christmas break. for information on when all programs resume in 2014, please check out the