2021 Polar Bear Plunge

2021 Polar Bear Plunge

Plunge 2021 represents the 25th Anniversary of the Special Olympics Maryland/Maryland Sate Police Polar Bear Plunge. Not only is this a Maryland state tradition but it is the largest Plunge in the world. Given the recent spikes in COVID-19 across the state, Special...
Maryland ABLE Accounts

Maryland ABLE Accounts

On October 20, 2020, Special Olympics Howard County hosted a webinar about Maryland ABLE accounts.  Kelly Nelson from Maryland ABLE delivered a very informative presentation.  Maryland ABLE is an investment tool for people with disabilities, designed to help...
2020 Torch Run

2020 Torch Run

As you all remember, the annual Torch Run which is run in conjunction with the June Summer Games was a Virtual Event due to the pandemic and cancellation of Summer Games in Towson. SOMD extended the Virtual Torch Run and on October 9th at City Dock in Annapolis, the...
2020 Inspiration Walk

2020 Inspiration Walk

Since the first Inspiration Walk in 2002, we have never had to cancel the event, even one year rushing it through because of high winds and driving rain.  But the coronavirus had other ideas for the 2020 Walk. However, we were not about to skip it completely, so with...

Expired: Fall Sports Registration Open

Fall Sports Registration Open Registration for fall sports (Cycling, Distance Running, Flag Football, Golf, Powerlifting, Soccer, Tennis and Volleyball) opens on June 26th at 10:00 p.m.. Click on Become an Athlete/Register for a Sport above to register.  A reminder...