Area 17

Culpeper, Madison, Orange, Rappahannock

Area 17 is located in our Rappahannock Region and includes the cities and counties of Culpeper, Madison, Orange, and Rappahannock.

Rappahannock Region Director

Ali Barnard
abarnard@specialolympicsva.org
540.479.6918

540.479.6919 (fax)Area 17 Coordinator 

Heather Knowles
sovaarea17@yahoo.com
540.229.6781

On the WebArea 17 Facebook Page

Upcoming events:

Event Date Time Location
Area 11 Special Olympics 9-Hole Tournament September 30, 2018 4pm – 6pm Augustine Golf Course
Shenandoah Region Fall Extravaganza September 30, 2018 All day Eastern Mennonite University
John Paul The Great Soccer Tournament October 20, 2018 9am – 2pm John Paul The Great Catholic High School
Caroline Soccer Tournament October 27, 2018 9am – 2pm Caroline Recreation Park
The Xperience Tennis Invitational January 17 – 19, 2019 All day Boar's Head Inn & Sports Club

Sports Offered

Winter Sports

Spring Sports

Summer Sports

Fall Sports

Area & Local Volunteer Leadership

  • Area Coordinator
    Heather Knowles
  • Treasurer
    Lillian Arevalo
  • Volunteer Chair
    Karen Terry

Volunteer Opportunities!

Area 17 is actively looking for coaches in Bowling, Powerlifting and Track & Field. In addition to coaches, Area 17 is looking for active members of the community join their program. 

If you're interested, please fill out this Volunteer Opportunities Form and we will contact you.  

Contact Us

Rappahannock Region Director
Ali Barnard
abarnard@specialolympicsva.org
540.479.6918

Coaches’ Corner

Check out our Coaches' Corner for rules, coaching guides, and trainings for coaches.

Coaches’ Corner