Athlete Leadership

Each year, Special Olympics New Mexico provides multiple opportunities for SONM athletes to gain new leadership skills and put those skills to work in an athlete-driven role.

Current Opportunities: 2023 Fall Fitness Captains

Special Olympics athletes: Are you interested in becoming a fitness captain for your team? Talk with your coach and ask them to nominate you for a fitness captain role and training. Check out the flyer for more info! Reminder: You must have your coach nominate you. Questions? Email Victoria at

2023 Fall Fitness Captain Flyer



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