The 14th annual Snow Bowl to benefit Special Olympics New Jersey took place at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, NJ from March 6-8.
The 3-day, 6-6 flag football tournament raised nearly $600,000 for over 26,000 Special Olympics New Jersey athletes.
The Snow Bowl is a unique fundraising event that gives players the chance to compete on the renowned turf field of the New York Giants. Five flag football games are played at once with unlimited panoramic stadium views. This year, 2020 Snow Bowl had 143 teams compete, roughly 2,300 players competing, and over 200 volunteers, including officials and event volunteers.
Friday teams consisted of Law Enforcement/Fire Fighters competitive & recreation; Saturday was competitive & recreation, 40 & older teams; Sunday was coed & recreation teams.
The top fundraising teams & results below:
- Shark Finns: Raised over $28,792
- Luke’s Warriors: Raised over $20,100
- Blue Diamonds: Raised over $16,784
Thanks again to everyone who participated in this year’s event. Huge shout-out to our volunteer officials (this tournament could not happen without you) and to sponsors: NY Football Giants, Centrifugal Associates Group, Thorlabs and Flaghouse.
Click the links below to see the photos from the 2020 Snow Bowl.