Use this page as a reference tool for all things related to Special Olympics New Jersey swimming. We provide relevant information for athletes and coaches.

General Information

The Swimming 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 aquatics shall govern all Special Olympics competitions. View the most updated Swimming 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.

Training Resources

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!

Coaching Resources

Coaches are encouraged to use the resources below to be as prepared as possible for aquatics training and competition.

If you have any questions on coaching, contact Casey Henderson at or visit our coach section for information.