St. Louis Metro Area

Area Contact Information

2945 S. Brentwood
St. Louis, MO 63144
Phone: 314-961-7755
Fax: 314-961-0660

Area Staff:
Jocelyn Diehl, Regional Program Director

Kellen Wolters, Development Director

Counties served:
Franklin, Jefferson, Lincoln, Pike, St. Charles City, St. Louis City, St. Louis County and Warren

St. Louis Metro events

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State Indoor Games

March 24 @ 8:00 am - March 25 @ 9:00 pm

2023 State Indoor Games Friday, March 24th – Saturday, March 25th St. Charles, MO Sports: Bowling, Basketball Other Events: Dance, Bingo, Healthy Athletes, Sports Zone Bowling Venues: Cave Springs Lanes…

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Jefferson County Local Track Meet

April 18 @ 9:00 am - 1:30 pm
815 Amvets Dr.
Desoto, Missouri 63020

The rain date for this event is scheduled for April 19. For more information, please reach out to Regional Program Director, Jocelyn Diehl, at diehl@somo.org or 314-961-7755.

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St. Clair Local Track Meet

April 21 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
1015 High School Dr.
St. Clair, Missouri 63077

The rain date for this event is scheduled for Friday, April 28.

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St. Louis Metro Area Spring Games

April 29 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
800 Maryville Centre Dr.
Town & Country, Missouri 63017
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Sullivan Unified Local Track Meet

May 2 @ 9:30 am - 1:00 pm
1073 East Vine St.
Sullivan, Sullivan 63080

The rain date for this event is Monday, May 8, 2023.

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STLM Area Soccer Tournament

May 7 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
425 S. Lindbergh Blvd.
Saint Louis, MO 63131 United States
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Wright City Local Track Meet

May 12 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
520 Westwoods Rd.
Wright City, MO 63390 United States

The rain date for this event is Friday, May 19. With any questions, please reach out to Regional Program Director, Jocelyn Diehl, via email at diehl@somo.org or by phone at…

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State Soccer SOMO Cup

May 13 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

State Soccer is Back! The 2023 State Soccer SOMO Cup will be held on Saturday, May 13th in Jefferson City Missouri. More details to come. Contact Luke Lamb at lamb@somo.org…

Unified Track Meet At TLC

2023 State Summer Games

June 2 @ 8:00 am - June 4 @ 5:00 pm

The 2023 State Summer Games will take place in Columbia from June 2nd, 2023 through June 4th, 2023.  Times and Locations TBA. For more information contact Luke Lamb at lamb@somo.org

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Gary Brimer Sports Camp

June 18 @ 5:00 pm - June 23 @ 11:00 am
305 Special Olympics Dr.
Jefferson City, MO 65101 United States

Gary Brimer Sports Camp gives athletes a chance to experience several different sports while also learning important life skills. In addition to sports opportunities, athletes have the opportunity to learn…

St. Louis Metro blog posts

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SOMO Sum Ups: Jan. 16-22

Here’s a look back at all of the amazing Special Olympics Missouri (SOMO) events from Jan. 16-22, 2023! Southwest Area Unified 3 v 3 Basketball Tournament- Wednesday, Jan. 18 A…

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Charlie Phillips selected to compete for Special Olympics USA

Special Olympics Missouri (SOMO) is very excited to announce longtime athlete Charlie Phillips has been officially selected to represent Special Olympics Missouri and Special Olympics USA at the Special Olympics…

Maryland Heights Polar Plunge 2022

RELEASE: SOMO preps for 17th Annual Maryland Heights Polar Plunge

MARYLAND HEIGHTS – The 17th Annual Maryland Heights Polar Plunge will take place on Saturday, Feb. 18. Brave men and women from around the area will don disco-themed costumes and…

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SOMO Weekend Recap: Jan. 9-15

Here’s a look back at all of the amazing Special Olympics Missouri (SOMO) events from Jan. 9-15, 2023! Tip-A-Cop – Tuesday, Jan. 10 Eight officers from the Maryville Treatment Center…

2022 Lake Saint Louis Polar Plunge

RELEASE: SOMO preps for Lake Saint Louis Polar Plunge

LAKE SAINT LOUIS – The 20th Annual Lake Saint Louis Polar Plunge will take place on Saturday, Feb. 4. Brave men and women from around the area will don disco-themed…

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SOMO Weekend Recap: Dec. 8-11

Here’s a look back at all of the amazing Special Olympics Missouri (SOMO) events from Dec. 8-11, 2022! Lexington Local Basketball Tournament – Thursday, Dec. 8, 2022 SOMO hosted a…

Joe Peart and Daxton Miller carry the Flame of Hope at the conclusion of the 2022 Law Enforcement Torch Run Celebration Lunch on Friday, Dec. 9, 2022 at the Training for Life Campus.

SOMO announces Drive it Home Raffle winner and honors law enforcement

JEFFERSON CITY – Special Olympics Missouri (SOMO) hosted its 2022 Law Enforcement Torch Run (LETR) Celebration Lunch at the Training for Life Campus on Friday, Dec. 9. This event helped…

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SOMO announces six area finalists for Drive it Home Raffle

JEFFERSON CITY – Special Olympics Missouri (SOMO) is one step closer to naming a grand prize winner for the 2022 Drive it Home Raffle! Each of SOMO’s six area offices…

Southeast Area Bowling Tournament

SOMO Weekend Recap: Dec. 2-4

Here’s a look back at all of the amazing Special Olympics Missouri (SOMO) events from Dec. 2-4, 2022! St. Louis Metro Area SSD Unified Bowling Medal Tournament – Friday, Dec.…

A law enforcement member hands out a medal to a Special Olympics Missouri athlete during the 2022 State Outdoor Games in Jefferson City, Mo.

SOMO to announce Drive it Home Raffle winner and honor law enforcement at Law Enforcement Torch Run Celebration Lunch

JEFFERSON CITY – Special Olympics Missouri (SOMO) is excited to host its 2022 Law Enforcement Torch Run Celebration Lunch at the Training for Life Campus on Friday, Dec. 9. This…

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