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 regional competition for athletes in the Iowa counties of:

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

The Central Area hosts regional competitions in:

  • Bowling (held annually in October at Totem Bowl in Marshalltown)
  • Basketball Skills (held annually in February at Veteran’s Memorial Coliseum in Marshalltown)
  • Spring Games and Aquatics (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
Jan 30, 11:00 AM Central Area Basketball Skills 01/16/2019 Bear Athletic Center- 1201 10th Ave., Grinnell, IA 50112
Apr 13, 9:00 AM Central Area Spring Games 03/22/2019 Marshalltown High School (1602 S 2nd Ave. Marshalltown, Iowa)