2014 State Outdoor Games

We are very excited to bring the (newly named) State Outdoor Games back to Jefferson City in 2014. More than 900 athletes will participate in six sports Oct. 3-5: tennis, soccer, softball, golf, bocce and flag football. Stay tuned for more information as it becomes available.

Coaches' Handbook
Fact sheet (coming soon!)

Sign up for Text Alerts!

Mobile messaging powered by Mobilecause

We’ll text you if there are urgent announcements at our State Outdoor Games. Text SOMO to 51555. Standard messaging rates apply.



Volunteers play an integral part in the success of this event. Volunteers are needed to assist with jobs such as scorekeeping, prepping awards, handing out lunches, and more. No sports knowledge is necessary; training will be provided on site. Register online by clicking one of the links below. Please direct any questions to volunteer@somo.org. 

Thursday, October 2 & Friday, October 3
Saturday, October 4 & Saturday, October 5 

Download our Volunteer Handbook



Friday, Oct. 3
8 a.m.-2 p.m. -- Golf competition (Railwood Golf Course)
9 a.m.-2 p.m. -- Golf skills competition (Turkey Creek Golf Center)
9 a.m.-5 p.m. -- Bocce competition (63 Sports Complex)
8 a.m.-3 p.m. -- Tennis competition (Washington Park)
7-8 p.m. -- Opening Ceremony (Capitol Plaza Hotel)

Saturday, Oct. 4
8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. -- Softball competition (Binder Park)
9 a.m.-2 p.m. -- Flag football competition (Jefferson City High School)
9:30 a.m.-Noon -- Softball individual skills competition (Binder Park)
4:30-6:30 p.m.-- Dinner (YMCA on Ellis Blvd.)
5-7 p.m. -- Healthy Athletes (YMCA on Ellis Blvd.)
5:30-7 p.m. --Victory Village (YMCA on Ellis Blvd.)
7-9 p.m. -- Dance/Bingo (YMCA on Ellis Blvd.)

Sunday, Oct. 5
8:30-11 a.m.  Softball competition(Binder Park)



Coaches' Handbook

2014 Outdoor Game Coaches Handbook


Mention Special Olympics Missouri for the special room rate at these family and fan hotels!

Double Tree Hotel
422 Monroe Street
Double $93.60

Truman Hotel
1510 Jefferson Street
Double $82.00



Thanks to our amazing sponsors: 


  LETR, law enforcement


Zimmer Radio Group      


Quick Links

Athlete Oath

"Let me win. But if I cannot win, let me be brave in the attempt."  

Document Library