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.

Events
Event Date Event Entries due by Event Location
May 23–25 State Summer Games Iowa State University, Ames
Jun 15, 9:30 AM – Jun 29, 2:00 PM Lake City Challenge Day 06/11/2019 Opportunity Living, Lake City
Aug 3 (all day) State Softball Skills & Team Softball Tournament 07/24/2019 Ankeny
Sep 14 (all day) State Equestrian Competition 08/23/2019 Jester Park Equestrian Center (11171 NW 103rd Ct, Granger)
Sep 21 (all day) State Flag Football Tournament 08/30/2019 (1100 A'Hearn Dr. NE Cedar Rapids)