Basketball All Star Challenge

Thank you to everyone who competed in our first ever Basketball All Star Skills Challenge! We had 142 athletes participate in this challenge. Special thank you to Kroenke Sports Charities and the Denver Nuggets for creating phenomenal skills videos for our athletes! Please check out all of the links with additional highlights from the challenge below.

Thank you to Kroenke Sports Charities and the Denver Nuggets for creating these amazing skills videos for our athletes! Check out the playlist below.

Basketball Challenge Timeline

Feb. 2 - March 12: Training Season

March 1 - March 12: Intersquad Competitions

Entry Forms Due March 12

Saturday, March 27: Champions Highlight Show – Basketball Edition

Training Season

Teams practice and train to hone their skills for connecting through competition. Scores will be taken from trainings.

Intersquad Competitions

Compete in the Basketball All Star Skills Challenge with your team in person!

Teams may request an “Awards Kit” to run an Intersquad Scrimmage. We encourage coaches to run competitions at their own practices while following our COVID-19 guidelines.

Special Olympics CO program staff are a great resource to help run these. Please reach out to your Regional Manager with questions or to schedule someone to come to your Intersquad Scrimmage (based on staff availability).

Entry Forms

You may submit an official entry form for your team to be entered into the 2021 Winter Season! Entries are DUE to Susan Foege, Director of Competition (sf@specialolympicsco.org) no later than Wednesday, March 12 for you to be entered, divisioned and awarded with medals announced on Saturday, March 27.

Our Young Athletes are participating in the Basketball All Star Skills Challenge!
Click here to learn more about the practices being held every Saturday, January 23 – March 13!

Additional Resources