Special Olympics New Jersey and The New York Football Giants invite you to participate in the 8th Annual Snow Bowl Flag Football Tournament at MetLife Stadium!
This official 6-on-6 flag football tournament with light blocking is played over three days: Law Enforcement/Fire Fighter Competitive and Recreation Divisions play on Friday, March 21, 2014; Competitive and Recreation Divisions play on Saturday, March 22, 2014; and COED Division, Recreation Division and **NEW** AGE 35 and OVER RECREATION DIVISIONS - play on Sunday, March 23, 2014. Teams are allowed up to 15 players; all must be 18 years of age or older to participate. Field size is 20 yards x 40 yards with each team guaranteed three games on the field at MetLife Stadium. Please click here for rules and more detailed game information. Food and locker rooms are provided for all players. A raffle will be held each day to win signed New York Football Giants merchandise.
All proceeds collected by the flag football teams benefit Special Olympics New Jersey athletes and help foster the Special Olympics mission:
To provide year-round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports 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.
Since its inception seven years ago, Snow Bowl has raised more than $900,000 for Special Olympics New Jersey. The success of this event directly helps more than 23,000 athletes train and compete free-of-charge, year-round, in 24 Olympic-type sports.