Jennifer Hart
Area Director
10 West State Street
Marshalltown, IA 50158

*Please note: If you are emailing in an area competition entry form, please direct it to centralareadirector@gmail.com

The Central Area for Special Olympics Iowa provides competition for athletes in the Iowa counties of:

  • Hardin
  • Jasper
  • Marshall
  • Poweshiek
  • Story
  • Tama

The Central Area hosts competitions in:

  • Bowling (held annually in October at Perfect Games in Ames)
  • Basketball Skills (held annually in February)
  • Spring Games / Swimming (held annually in April at Marshalltown High School)

Registration forms for state competitions and area events can be found on our Participation Forms page.

If specific competition dates are not listed below, they are yet to be determined for this year.

Event Date Event Entries due by Event Location
Oct 5, 9:30 AM Central Area Bowling 09/20/2019 Perfect Games (1320 Dickinson Ave., Ames)
Jan 28, 11:00 AM Central Area Basketball Skills 01/10/2020 Bear Athletic Center (1201 10th Ave., Grinnell)
Apr 11 (all day) Central Area Spring Games 03/27/2020 Marshalltown High School (1602 South 2nd Ave., Marshalltown)