Special Olympics Virginia - SOVA Area 6

Our Mission

Special Olympics Virginia Area 6 is a year-round program of sports training and athletic competition for children and adults with intellectual disabilities, giving them continuing opportunities to develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage, experience joy and participate in a sharing of gifts, skills and friendship with their families, other Special Olympics athletes and the community.


  • Advocacy
  • Disabilities - Physical / Intellectual
  • Recreation Programs - Therapeutic
  • Sports
  • Sports - Basketball
  • Sports - Golf


 Anyone 8 or older who has an intellectual disability can become a Special Olympics athlete. Special Olympics provides through its Young Athletes™ program, a developmentally appropriate play program for children with intellectual disabilities ages 2 through 7.  


Other Details

  • Accepts Volunteers: Yes, ages 16 and up
  • Ages: All
  • Fees: No

More Information

For more information please contact:
Special Olympics Virginia - SOVA Area 6
3212 Skipwith Road
Suite 100
Richmond  VA  23294-4413
Email Special Olympics Virginia - SOVA Area 6
Special Olympics Virginia - SOVA Area 6 Website

Primary Contact: Michael Marretti
Secondary Contact: Kris Stewart, Area 6 Regional Director

Phone: 804-276-4249
Alternate Phone: 804-346-5544
Toll Free Phone: 800-932-4653, ext. 3032
Fax: 804-346-9633

Monday - Friday
8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

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