Website Launch

The Special Olympics European Regional Research Collaboration Centre (RRCC) is announcing the launch of the European Research Networking Web Site. The site was initiated with the following goals: Promote and stimulate research in sports and intellectual disability including participatory research engaging researchers with and without intellectual disabilities; Information for students taking university courses; Inform personnel in […]

Sport Coaching and Intellectual Disability book launched -co-edited by members of the Special Olympics Europe Eurasia (SOEE) Regional Research Collaborating Centre

New Book: Sports, coaching and intellectual disability.

There are more than 3.7 million athletes worldwide aligned to the Special Olympics organisation, with national associations active in more than 200 countries worldwide. Despite this rapid growth, all too often coaches and teachers lack adequate knowledge of the particular challenges faced by people with intellectual disabilities. The principal aim of this book is to […]

Conferences in 2015.

We have been informed of the following conferences. 23rd April,, 2015. VI International Scientific Conference: “Modern trends in rehabilitation, physical culture and adapted physical activity for individuals with disabilities” Nizhny Novgorod, Russia. Further Information: www.unn.ru/fks   8-10th May 2015. School of Physical Education and Sport Sciences, in the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens. This […]