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22.Aug.2011 Basketball, bowling begins next month

Following the Cop On Top fundraiser, basketball practice will begin Sept. 22. Practices will be held Mondays and Thursdays from 3 to 5 p.m. at the downtown Kailua-Kona gym. Bowling will take place Sundays at noon at KBXtreme in Kailua-Kona, beginning Sept. 25. For more information, call Special Olympics West Hawaii Area Director Dave Ross […]

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31.Oct.2010 Results released from SOWH Singles Tournament

Twenty-four West Hawaii athletes hit the lanes again Oct. 24 at KBXtreme in Kailua-Kona, where they competed in Special Olympics Area Singles Bowling Tournament. Scores from this contest will be used to determine divisions at The Holiday Classic, which will be held Dec. 4 and 5 on Oahu. As in all Special Olympics sports, bowling […]

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Results from Unified Bowling Tournament

Special Olympics West Hawaii’s Unified Bowling Tournament was held Oct. 17 at KBXtreme in Kailua-Kona. Forty-six athletes and unified partners competed for ribbons and a spot at the “Holiday Classic,” which will be Dec. 4 and 5 on Oahu. RESULTS: Division 1 1st place: Kona Cookie Monsters (Michael Tom Makanui, Josh Yong, Micah Delacruz, and […]

26.Nov.2008 Important Information for the 2008 Holiday Classic

Special Olympics West Hawaii is participating in the Holiday Classic, held annually in December at both Hickam Air Force Base and the Kaneohe Bay Marine Corps Base. This event includes a multi-division three-day Basketball tournament and Individual Skills Competition, Singles, Doubles and Unified® Team Bowling competitions, and traditional and Unified® Doubles Bocce tournaments. The Holiday […]

03.Sep.2008 Sign-ups, Practices & Competitions Announced

Sign-ups are now underway for the Special Olympics West Hawaii basketball, bocce and bowling leagues. Participants will learn teamwork and skills of relating to the games. Everyone is welcomed, including athletes, unified partners, volunteers and coaches. Basketball is bouncing its way into the season, which kicks off Thursday, Sept. 25. Practices will be held at […]

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27.Aug.2008 Bowling Flicks

In honor of SOWH bowling season kicking off Sunday, Sept. 28, the following is a list of films featuring one of America’s favorite sports. Check out these five flicks in your SPARE time. THE BIG LEBOWSKI — This 1998 movie features “a bowling team,” which represents stability for a special man called “Dude” (Jeff Bridges). This […]

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24.Jul.2008 Alley Loop! STRIKE!

GET EXCITED. That’s right, sports fans, enthusiasts and budding athletes. Basketball and bowling seasons for Special Olympics West Hawaii is approaching. These sports begin September 28 and last until the first weekend of December, when SOWH will compete at the Holiday Classic at Hickam Air Force Base on Oahu. Athletes interested in competing and showing […]

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