The Special Olympics Arkansas Area 10 basketball event is just around the corner. We, in the Department of Kinesiology and Leisure Studies at Ouachita Baptist University, are excited to be hosting the Area 10 Special Olympics Basketball Tournament and Individual Skills Activities again this year.
The event will be Thursday, February 27th at Sturgis Physical Education Center.
Please click on this link to register for the event through Eventbrite and following the instructions below.
Please make an account under the name of your specific campus, department or program.
(i.e. instead of Little Rock use Little Rock Elementary.)
Create a password so you can log back in to edit your registration later.
**if you are getting errors related to your organization name that means someone has already used the name of your organization. Try adding the coach’s name to the organization “Little Rock Elementary Chelette” to distinguish yourself.
Tournament: Select 1 Ticket per team
Individual Skills Competition: Select 1 Ticket per athlete
Volunteer: Select 1 Ticket per volunteer
T-shirts: Select 1 for each T shirt size you wish to order. (Note: T shirts are NOT FREE. We are just not collecting funds through Eventbrite) Shirts are $9 each. Each organization is allowed 1 free T shirt)
Register EACH TEAM for the 5 v 5 tournaments under the COACH NAME. (Select 1 ticket per team)
Register EACH ATHLETE for the Individual Skills Tournament under the ATHLETE’S NAME. (Select 1 ticket per athlete)
*Athletes can participate in EITHER the 5v5 tournament OR the skills competition NOT both because they occur simultaneously.
Use the same name for COMPANY and ORGANIZATION so I can keep your athletes and shirt orders together.
Please select 1 Volunteer Ticket Option and also select your shirt size. Please also respond to the question about what times you are available.
The t-shirts are 9$ per shirt (NOT FREE). Each organization is provided 1 free shirt. Payment will be calculated by Friday, February 21st. Payment will be collected on the day of the event. Check only. Please make checks to Ouachita Baptist University.
Please complete the online registration form no later than Thursday, February 20th. After that, you will need to email firstname.lastname@example.org to make revisions or additions.
9:15-9:45 a.m. Registration and Check-In in Sturgis Physical Education Center
****UNLOAD BEHIND THE STURGIS CENTER*******
****PARK IN THE LOWER PARKING LOT********
10:00 a.m. Opening ceremonies in VINING ARENA
10:15 a.m. – Noon Tournament and Individual Skills Competition
(Awards will occur in the Tiger Den immediately following your athletes’ performance)
12:30 p.m. Depart OBU
Are there minimum age requirements to enter the event?
The minimum age is 5 years old.
What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?
Please drop off athletes in the rear of Sturgis Physical Education Center (Waggoner Pool entrance). Busses can park in the lower lot.
How can I contact the organizer with any questions?
Email email@example.com or call 870-245-5116
Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
Tickets are for confirmation purposes only. It will not be required to bring them with you but may help you stay organized.
Can I update my registration information?
Yes. You can update your registration from the confirmation email by clicking “view and manage your order online”. If you have an Eventbrite account, click on your profile in the top right corner, and select Tickets to manage your order.