Use this page as a reference tool for all things related to Special Olympics New Jersey track and field (athletics). We provide relevant information for athletes and coaches.
The Track and Field 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 track and field shall govern all Special Olympics competitions. View the most updated Track and Field 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!
Coaches are encouraged to use the resources below to be as prepared as possible for track and field training and competition.
- Coaching Guide
- Coaching Track and Field Quiz
- Coaching Special Olympics Athletes Quiz
- Special Olympics International Track and Field Resource Center
If you have any questions on coaching, visit our coach section for information.