EKS Games

2022 Eunice Kennedy Shriver Games

Aug. 27-Nov. 19 | multiple locations

Named in honor of Special Olympics’ founder, the Eunice Kennedy Shriver Games are the second-largest annual sporting event for Special Olympics Indiana. Throughout the fall, state tournaments are held at multiple locations in seven traditional and Unified sports: corn toss, distance run and walk, flag football, golf, equestrian, softball and volleyball.

More than 2,000 athletes and Unified partners compete in EKS Games and qualifying events leading up to the state finals.

All EKS Games events are free and open to the public, and fans are encouraged to attend.


EKS Games Key Dates

  • July 10-Aug. 13: Unified golf tour
  • Aug. 27: Golf and softball sectionals
  • Sept. 10: State softball championships
  • Sept. 17: State golf championships
  • Sept. 23-24: Equestrian championships
  • Oct. 2: Corn toss, distance run and walk, flag football championships
  • Nov. 19: State Unified volleyball

Competition Information and Results

Corn Toss — Oct. 2

Zionsville Middle School
900 Ford Road
Zionsville, IN  46077

Schedules and Information

Distance Run and Walk — Oct. 2

Brebeuf Jesuit Preparatory School
2801 W. 86th Street
Indianapolis, IN 46268

Equestrian — Sept. 23-24

Hendricks Co 4H Fairground & Conference Complex
1900 East Main Street
Danville, IN 46122

Flag Football — Oct. 2

Brebeuf Jesuit Preparatory School
2801 W. 86th Street
Indianapolis, IN 46268


Softball — Sept. 10


  • North- Baker Field Park, 811 South Byrkit Ave, Mishawaka, IN
  • Central- Center Grove Lassie League, 110 N. Morgantown Road, Greenwood, IN
  • South- Marrs Township Community Park, 6734 W. Franklin Road, Evansville, IN

State Tournament

Center Grove Lassie League
110 N. Morgantown Road
Greenwood, IN  46142

Schedule and Information

Volleyball — Nov. 19

Munciana Volleyball Center
200 S. County Road 600 W
Yorktown, IN  47396

State Office Contact

Scott Mingle
Director of Sports & Competition

To Register or For More Information

Please contact your local County Coordinator.

Event Information for EKS Games:

Please visit our Resource Library to find all forms and event information (schedules, handbook, etc).