Upcoming Events

Southwest Border BattleMay 4-June 14
LETR Modified State Relay RunMay 29
Four Corners InvitationalAugust 21-22
State EquestrianSeptember 11-12
Golf Classic FundraiserOctober 5
Learn how to Become an Athlete here.

Special Olympics New Mexico Updates

New Mexico Law Enforcement Torch Run will host the 2020 Modified State Relay Run on Friday, May 29. Learn more here.

The Southwest Border Battle is a multiple state collaboration engaging Special Olympics athletes through wellness. During this 6 week challenge (held May 4-June 14) we will be focusing on 7 areas of wellness in a friendly competition against Special Olympics Arizona, Colorado, and Utah. Each day will bring you a new challenge to complete, focusing on one of the areas of wellness. It’s never too late to join the challenge! Learn more here and join the challenge on Facebook here.

Our Mission

The mission of Special Olympics is to provide year-round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports for children and adults with intellectual disabilities, giving them continuing opportunities to develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage, experience joy and participate in a sharing of gifts, skills and friendship with their families, other Special Olympics athletes and the community.