WEATHER WATCH INFORMATION for Coaches Prior to start time: Coaches will be called and emailed in the event of a cancellation. Updates will also be posted on the Special Olympics Website. During the tournament: We will not have access to indoor facilities – Emergency Shelter should be taken in vehicles.
Special Olympics Illinois instituted a written policy/guideline for outdoor events. We will follow it for this tournament. As always- if you have questions call: Katie (630) 532-0432
Heat Guidelines for all one day events: If any of the following conditions are forecasted or are reached during the event then the event will be cancelled:
1. Temperature above 95 degrees 2. Heat Index above 102 degrees 3. The National Weather Service has issued a Heat Advisory Warning for the time frame of the event. IF A CANCELLATION DECISION HAS TO BE MADE IT WILL BE DONE BY 6:30 AM Tuesday, July 17th. Should the event be cancelled- advancement to the state tournament will be selected by lottery, Wednesday, July 18th at the Region C office.