Nancy Shannon
Area Director
Jane Bergendahl
Area Director

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

  • Clinton
  • Dubuque
  • Jackson
  • Muscatine
  • Scott

The East Area hosts competitions in:

  • Bowling (held annually in September/October in Maquoketa and Davenport)
  • Basketball (held annually in January at North Scott High School)
             Basketball Skills Scoresheet
  • Swimming (held annually in February at Clinton High School)
  • Track & Field (held annually in April at North Scott High School)

Where to find forms:

Where to send forms:

If you need an updated copy of any report, please email your Regional Director

  • Delegation Report (athletes/physical expiration date)
  • Class A Credentials (Class A certified volunteers and expiration date and Protective Behaviors and expiration date)
  • Sport Certification (Coaches/sport certifications and expiration, Head’s-Up Concussion expiration, and General Orientation completion)
  • Centralized Accounting

If you are new to the area, please reach out to the Director of Regional Field Services, Sydney Dommer.

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 21 (all day) East Regional Basketball Tournament 12/16/2022 North Scott Junior High School (502 S 5th St., Eldridge, IA 52748)
Jan 21 (all day) East Basketball Skills 01/04/2023 North Scott Junior High School (502 S 5th St., Eldridge, IA 52748)