Congrats & Shout outs


Donna Edwards & Wayne Meyers, 2019 Petro-Canada Coaching Excellence Award recipients

Congratulations to GDSO coaches Wayne Meyers and Donna Edwards who, along with the other Special Olympics Canada world games coaches, are recipients of the Petro-Canada Coaching Excellence award for 2019 by the Coaching Association of Canada (CAC). The full list of recipients is @ . .

Joyce Dunlop & George Henderson, 25(+) Year Service Award recipients

Special Olympics Ontario GTA District Developer Michael Chung attended our AMM on Nov 6, 2019 where he presented our veteran Volunteers Joyce Dunlop and George Henderson with their 25 (+) Year Service awards. Thank you Joyce and George for all of your many hours over the years, and kudos for your continued service supporting our athletes!!

Donna Edwards, SOO 2019 Female Coach of the Year

Congratulations to GDSO Rhythmic Gymnastics coach Donna Edwards, the recipient of the Female Coach of the Year Award at the Special Olympics Ontario AGM and awards banquet on Oct 24, 2019!

The Durham District School Board (DDSB), where Donna is a trustee, also shared the news about Donna's award! Read their news release here

Shout Outs!

Catherine Partlow, SOO athlete model

Have you seen the Special Olympics Ontario social media ad for their "@OHLHockey 50/50 league-wide raffle to help Special Olympics Ontario athletes" that features GDSO's own Catherine Partlow! Check it out on Facebook! Way to represent Catherine!