North Central

Liz Rusher
Area Director
2264 180th St.
Scenic Valley
Fort Dodge, IA 50501
Phone:(515) 574-5623
Fax:(515) 576-8774
Lee DeCicco
Area Director
1320 4th Ave. South
Fort Dodge, IA 50501
Phone:(515) 571-6552

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

  • Buena Vista
  • Calhoun
  • Franklin
  • Greene
  • Hamilton
  • Humboldt
  • Pocahontas
  • Sac
  • Webster
  • Wright

The North Central Area hosts competitions in:

  • Bowling(held annually in October in Fort Dodge at Ridgewood Lanes)
  • Basketball Skills (held annually in February in Fort Dodge at Butler Elementary)
  • Spring Games (held annually in April in Fort Dodge at Dodger Stadium)

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 17, 8:30 AM North Central Area Bowling 10/03/2019 Ridgewood Lanes (326 South 25th Street, Fort Dodge)
Feb 13, 10:00 AM North Central Area Basketball Skills 01/30/2020 Butler School (945 South 15th Street, Fort Dodge)
Apr 16, 9:00 AM North Central Area Spring Games 04/02/2020 Dodger Stadium (1930 Elmhurst Ave, Fort Dodge)