Special Olympics Allegheny County
404 First Street
Heidelberg, PA 15106
P: (412) 279-5450
F: (412) 279-5451
specialolympicsallco@verizon.net
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Basketball is a favorite among Special Olympics athletes. In addition to team competition, Special Olympics basketball also offers individual skills competition to allow athletes to train and compete in basic basketball skills. The development of these key skills is necessary prior to advancing to team play. Basketball offers these events including target pass, ten-meter dribble, speed dribble, spot shot, 3v3 team basketball and 5v5 team basketball.

 

Training is offered at the following sites in Allegheny County:

Allegheny Bulldogs - Sampson Family YMCA

Allegheny Valley School - Pittsburgh Campus**

Allegheny Valley School - Group Homes**                       

Baldwin Whitehall School District - Baldwin High School**

Conroy Education Center - Conroy Education Center**

Carnegie Hot Shots - Carnegie Elementary

Jewish Community Center - Squirrel Hill

Mon Valley Special Steelers - Mon Valley Secondary School          

Natrona Heights - YMCA 

North Star Specials - North Allegheny Intermediate School

Olympic Flames - McKnight Elementary

Pathfinder Piranhas - Pathfinder School                                         

Penn Hills - Penn Hills Linton Middle School**

Pioneer Education Center**

**This site only accepts athletes who either attend the school or live at the site.