Use this page as a reference tool for all things related to Special Olympics New Jersey speed skating. We provide relevant information for athletes and coaches.
The Speed Skating Fact Sheet provides general information on the sport’s background, popularity and statistics in the Special Olympics sports world.
The Official Special Olympics Sports Rules for speed skating shall govern all Special Olympics competitions. View the most updated Speed Skating Rules.
Article 1 provides general principles established by the Special Olympics Official General Rules that are not found in sport-specific rules. When there is conflict between a sport’s official rules and the general rules, the general rules in Article 1 will be followed.
Special Olympics New Jersey strives to provide additional sport training to our athletes so that they are at their best when it comes time for training and competition. Please make sure to check back regularly for new and upcoming training resources!
The speed skating training committee coordinates an in person or live webinar training for bronze level certification every three years. A person who begins coaching during the three year span in between trainings will be assigned a mentor speed skating coach.
Coaches are encouraged to use the resources below to be as prepared as possible for speed skating training and competition.
- Coaching Guide
- Coaching Speed Skating Quiz
- Coaching Special Olympics Athletes Quiz
- Special Olympics International Speed Skating Resource Center