Special Friends – N.E. Tarrant County Special Olympics

Learn more about the Special Olympics sports that Special Friends participates in by visiting our Sports pages.


 Bill Wallis, our friend and leader, passed away Saturday, November 5, 2016. We miss him greatly.

Athletics practice will begin Wednesday, February 26th. Practices will be held every Wednesday from 5:30 to 7:00 and every Saturday from 10:30 to 12:00. Check the athletics page for more information.

Basketball practice will begin Wednesday, January 8th. Practices will be held every Wednesday and Saturday. Check the basketball page for additional information regarding specific times for each practice.

The Knights of Columbus will host Bingo at the Knights of Columbus Hall (1319 Brown Trail, Bedford) on the third Thursday of every month starting in September from 6:30 to 8:00.

Please check your athlete’s Application/Medical Release expiration date. Athletes with expired medicals will not be allowed to practice until we receive a completed medical.