Special Olympics Dance Classes

Ballroom Fit is proud to be an Affiliate with the Special Olympics.

The Special Olympics’ mission is to provide inclusive programs and events for children and adults with intellectual disabilities, enabling opportunities to develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage, experience joy, improve well-being, and share gifts, skills and friendship with the community.

Send an email to info@ballroomfit.com.au to register for term 2, 2024.

Dates: Thursday 17 April – Thursday 27 June (11 weeks)
Time: 4 pm – 5 pm
Location: Manning Senior Citizens Centre, 3 Downey Drive, Manning
Cost: Special Olympics Athlete Members: $253 ($23 per week) per participant
Special Olympics Sport Training Programs are for children and adults with intellectual disabilities and autism. They are focused on the skill development of each athlete, ensuring they are ready to compete at Special Olympics’ local, state, and national competitions. The program is delivered by qualified coaches, with support from our dedicated volunteers.
Sessions include:
– Skill-development workout drills, activities and assessments
– Individual goal setting for athletes
– Practice competition opportunities
– Performance feedback and support
Who can get involved?
– Registered Special Olympics athlete members and approved affiliate members
– Athletes who want to improve their skills to compete in upcoming local, state and national competitions.
– Athletes comfortable in a group setting, where support is provided at a 1 staff to 5 athlete ratio.
Special Olympics and NDIS Goals:
The types of NDIS goals this program can help a person achieve include:
– Social and Community Participation
– Health and Wellbeing
– Personal Development

Past Events

The Special Olympics DanceSport Development Day

To learn more about the Ballroom Fit Ability Dance Classes, please check our Ability Dance Webpage.

Please check out Para and Ability Dance WA website to learn more about Ability Dance opportunities in Western Australia.