Athlete Health Resources

Stay active this summer with SOBC's Summer Sweat Challenge!

#SOBCSummerSweat Challenge 2020

Special Olympics BC wants to help everyone stay active, healthy, moving – and having fun! Try out our weekly wellness calendars! Open the calendar and click each day’s image to find your activity for the day. 

Current calendar

Facebook Live 

Join us for live conversations on the SOBC Facebook Page to chat about health and staying active at home! Please share your comments and questions, we love hearing from you! We'll be live next on Monday August 10 and 24 at noon PT.

Past calendars and Facebook Live recordings

Info on COVID-19 and staying healthy at home

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Special Olympics at-home workouts

Fit 5

Athletes want to perform their best at every competition. You can do this by being fit. The Special Olympics Fit 5 program is a plan for physical activity, nutrition, and hydration. It can improve your health and fitness to make you the best athlete you can be. The fitness cards and videos offer exercises to challenge all abilities. These exercises can be done at practice, at the gym, or even at home! 

Special Olympics School of Strength

Special Olympics athletes and WWE Superstar Becky Lynch teamed up to launch an awesome series of at-home training videos! Work out with these videos five times a week to help you stay fit and reach your athletic goals. Please click here to join the School of Strength

1 per cent better every day with Steve Topham

Improve your athletic performance and daily lives by completing at-home workouts with Special Olympics Team Canada strength and conditioning coach Steve Topham! Please click here

Special Olympics athlete wall sit

More physical training tools

Mental training tools

Nutrition & wellness tools

Watch the Healthy Athletes nutrition video created by Special Olympics BC athletes and Health Messengers Jesse and Zack Thibeault:

Healthy Athletes program info

External tools