Join us as nearly 100 Special Olympics athletes go for gold in candlepin and ten-pin bowling competition on September 28, 2019. All the information you need for the Upper Valley Area Fall Games can be found below:

General Information

Information for Local Programs

This event serves as an opportunity for athletes to compete in an area bowling competition prior to the State Bowling Tournament. Event offerings include ten-pin and candlepin bowling.

Please take a moment to review the rules for ten-pin and candlepin bowling to have a better understanding of the sports.

If you need help or have any questions about registration, which includes compliance and registration process through Agon including Intent to Participate, Registration and Scratch, please contact Kelsey Sullivan at or by phone at 603-624-1250 ext.31.

If you have questions about the season and event, which includes Preseason Conference Call, Coaches Conference Call, final games information and day of event questions, please contact Brandon Metevier at or by phone at (603) 624-1250 x43.

For bowling day of event questions please contact Brenda Melius at

Event Information

Event Locations

Maple Lanes
125 Maple Ave.
Claremont, NH

Maple Avenue School
210 Maple Ave.
Claremont, NH

General Schedule

• 8:30am: Local Program Check-in at Maple Ave. School
• 9:00am: Opening Ceremonies at Maple Ave. School
• 9:30 – 10:30am: Meal and Local Program Photos at Maple Ave. School

Assessment Games Conclude
• 10:30 – 11:00am: Depart to Maple Lanes
• 11:00am: Competition Begins
• 2:00pm: Competition Concludes (estimated time)

General Event Information

Registration Information

Pre-Season Call

Wednesday, August 7th, 2019 at 7 pm
To access the call please dial (712) 775-7031 and at the prompt please dial 363090#

We will discuss:

Intent to Participate

Until Thursday, August 22nd, 2019

First Practice

By Saturday, August 24th


Friday, August 23rd to Thursday, September 5th


Friday, September 6th to Thursday, September 12th

Coaches’ Call

Wednesday, September 18th at 6:00pm

Please join this conference call to discuss plans for the Upper Valley Fall Area Games. To access the call, please dial 712-775-7031 and at the prompt dial 363090#.

We will discuss:

Final Information

 Monday, September 23rd