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Be a Team Captain and Win!

With 23 potential teams, get your office to organize to compete against your trucker buddies! It is easy to do and Alex D is looking to give you a shout out and more! Your team fundraising goal will go along way to helping our athletes!

How to set up a team? click : Team Captain Information

Create a team name and Register your team by Sept 1
• Online pledges make it easy to send to a family and fans
• Confirm team registration by contacting Anne Marie Shannon e:mail: amshannon@sportnovascotia.ca or call 429-2266 x 2


A very special week for #TeamNS and only 9 Saturdays to the Convoy!

What a special week for our #Athletes!

Returning with 67 medals from the National Games in @Vancouver2014 to enjoy the interview with Global Halifax Morning http://globalnews.ca/video/1458893/nova-scotia-special-olympians-win-67-medals-at-summer-games.

On July 19, Motionball Halifax @MotionballHFX raised over $79,000 for our Athletes. Our own Special Olympics Nova Scotia Team led by Captain, Tanya Eisener exceeded their fundraising goal.  Thanks to the special efforts of Dave Jones and Richard Alderman with the support of many teams and our media partner  92.9 Jack FM @929JackFMca it is was a glorious day with our #Athletes.

The ball IS in Motion!
The ball IS in Motion!

On July 20, it keeps rollin’ on with Halifax Police Chase on @HFXPolicechase.  Can you catch a cop?  A 5K run and walk, fundraiser for Law Enforcement Torch Run (LETR) in support of Special Olympics Nova Scotia offered autographs and …..

Caught by a cop!
Caught by a cop!
Anne Marie Shannon from SONS 2014 with Police Chase
Anne Marie Shannon from SONS 2014 with ‘Police Chasers’