Virtual Polar Plunge a success!!

Provincial Office would like to Thank everyone for your participation in this successful virtual event!!!  The Virtual Polar Plunge event raised more than $200,000 and SOBC athletes raised almost $20,000 of that total so they should all be very proud of their achievements. Athletes from 17 SOBC Locals took the Polar Plunge and raised funds. […]

SOBC return to sport planning as of September 30th

Remember to check the Provincial Special Olympics BC website for more information about programs around the province. For now, all Special Olympics BC programs and face-to-face activities remain paused. Around the Province some locals have run pilot programs to restart some sport programs safely and slowly. We are now ready to move to Return To Sport […]

WALKATHON 2020 – Moved from May to September!!

Hello all SOBC participants, families & caregivers, We hope that you are all staying safe and doing everything you can to help our community reduce the impact of the corona virus.  It has never been more important for all of us to work together here and around the world, together we will come through this […]

2021 Special Olympics BC Summer Games set to be held in Surrey

Unfortunately, due to COVID19 like many other events in 2020/21 SOBC has had to cancel the 2021 Special Olympics BC Summer Games The 2021 Provincial Summer Games will feature more than 1,000 athletes with intellectual disabilities competing with pride in the 10 SOBC summer sports: 10-pin bowling, athletics, basketball, bocce, golf, powerlifting, rhythmic gymnastics, soccer, softball, […]

New Athlete Medical Form

Hello all, For the past two years the Leadership of Special Olympics BC council has been working on the development of a new medical form that would become policy for SOBC. So here is the NEW MEDICAL FORM that should be used for the upcoming 2019-2020 season on so on.  If you have already registered and have […]


Registration for 2019-20 for all Winter and Summer sports is now open.  Please note that the Surrey School Board is implementing new software for the booking of schools for our programs, therefore we do not have confirmed dates as of yet.  As soon as they are received we will confirm upcoming programs.  Thanks for your […]


SOBC – Surrey held an Annual General Meeting on Tuesday June 4 2019 to elect a new Executive Committee. If you are interested in getting involved please contact us via email at either or Tuesday June 4 2019 Semiahmoo House Society-Newton Office 13550 77th Avenue, Surrey, BC

What is a community council?

Community councils support community inclusion, citizenship and full participation of the people Community Living BC (CLBC) serves by: Supporting the inclusion of the adults CLBC serves in all facets of community life Providing information and advice to CLBC about local and regional issues that impact the adults CLBC serves CLBC is the  Crown agency responsible […]


WHEN CAN YOU REGISTER? Please note that it is possible to register for any program throughout the year, unless it is full. If it says “REGISTRATION CLOSED” under certain sports there may still be space available. Contact Registration Coordinator Sheila Snell for more information at