East Central

Erin Birkenholtz
Area Director
Phone:515-986-5520

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

  • Benton
  • Cedar
  • Iowa
  • Johnson
  • Jones
  • Linn
  • Washington

The East Central Area hosts competitions in:

  • Conference “Team” Basketball (held annually in February in Cedar Rapids at Jefferson High School)
  • Basketball Skills (held annually in February in Cedar Rapids at Mt. Mercy University)
  • Swimming (held annually in March at Cedar Rapids Washington High School)
  • Spring Games (held annually in April in Cedar Rapids at Coe College)
  • Bowling (held annually in October in Cedar Rapids at Westdale Bowl)

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

Registration for Youth Games as a Teacher or through our Online Registration

 

Sponsors for the 2019 East Central Area Spring Games: 

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

Events
Event Date Event Entries due by Event Location
Mar 30, 9:00 AM East Central Area Swimming 03/14/2019 Washington High School (2205 Forest Dr SE, Cedar Rapids, Iowa 52403)
Apr 6, 9:00 AM East Central Area Spring Games 03/08/2018 Coe College (Clark Field & Track) 1220 First Avenue NE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52402
Apr 23, 10:00 AM Youth Games 04/16/2019 Hawkeye Recreation Fields (2960 Hawkeye Park Road Iowa City, IA 52242)
Oct 15, 9:00 AM East Central Youth Bowling (8-21) 10/01/2019 Westdale Bowling Center (2020 Scotty Dr Cedar Rapids, Iowa 52404)
Oct 26, 9:00 AM East Central Adult Bowling (Ages 22+) 10/11/2019 Westdale Bowling Center (2020 Scotty Dr Cedar Rapids, Iowa 52404)