For more information on Special Olympics New Jersey, we invite you to view, download and keep the following resources as references:

SONJ Fact Sheet 

Get to know Special Olympics New Jersey and all the programs we have to offer, including 24 Olympic-style individual and team sports, athlete leadership opportunities, Young Athletes, school-based programming, and much more!

Area Management Map

Special Olympics New Jersey is comprised of 13 areas, which host competitions, fundraisers, and other events within the 21 counties across New Jersey. Contact information for each area can be found on the Area Management Map.


Download a two-page PDF overview of our mission, vision, history, and programs to get a base-layer understanding of what we do.

Style Guide 

Words matter. Use our style guide to ensure that you’re using terms and language that treat all people with individuality and dignity.

2024 Polar Bear Plunge at Seaside Heights – Media Alert 

The 31st annual Polar Bear Plunge at Seaside Heights returns to the shore
Saturday, February 24

2024 Snow Bowl – Media Alert 

The 18th annual Snow Bowl returns to MetLife Stadium
Friday, March 1 – Sunday, March 3