Special Olympics New Jersey Summer Games will be held at The College of New Jersey from June 10-12, 2022.

Athletes who participate in summer sports began practicing in April and competed at local and sectional competitions in order to advance to our annual state Summer Games.

Summer sports include Bocce, Gymnastics, Powerlifting, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, and Track & Field.

For registered athletes ages 2–7, there will be Young Athletes events with a unique guided-play program to show the benefits of participation.

Special Events

Games Reception
By invitation only
June 10 – 5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Brower Student Center, TCNJ

Opening Ceremony
June 10 – 7:30 p.m.
Lions Stadium, TCNJ

Young Athletes Activities
June 11 & 12 – 9:45 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Dr. June Walker Field, TCNJ

Young Athletes Future Stars Race
June 11 & 12 – 12:30 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Track/Field Complex, TCNJ

Healthy Athletes®
June 11 – 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
  Opening Eyes will close at 3:00 p.m.
June 12 – 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
  Opening Eyes will close at 12:00 p.m.
Brower Student Center, TCNJ

Olympic Village
June 11 – 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
June 12 – 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Trenton Hall Lawn, TCNJ

Athlete Experience
June 11 – 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Lions Stadium, TCNJ

Closing Ceremony
June 12 – 12:00 p.m.
Trenton Hall Patio, TCNJ

Competition Events

Tennis
June 10 – 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
June 11 – 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
June 12 – 8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Tennis Complex, TCNJ

Bocce
June 11 – 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
June 12 – 8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Field Hockey & Lacrosse Complex, TCNJ

Powerlifting
June 11 – 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Kendall Hall, TCNJ

Swimming
June 11 – 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
June 12 – 8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Aquatic Center, TCNJ

Softball
June 11 – 8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
June 12 – 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Armstrong Memorial Park, Ewing

Athletics (Track & Field)
June 11 – 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
June 12 – 8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Track/Field Complex, TCNJ
and George Ackerman Park, TCNJ

Gymnastics
June 12 – 8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Schafer Sports Center, Ewing

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