Andrew Fisher
Area Director
Brent O'Hara
Area Director

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

  • Cerro Gordo
  • Clay
  • Dickinson
  • Emmet
  • Hancock
  • Kossuth
  • Palo Alto
  • Winnebago
  • Worth

The North Area hosts regional competitions in:

  • Soccer Skills (held annually in October in Spirit Lake at the Bedell Family YMCA)
  • Bowling (held annually in October in Fort Dodge at Family Bowl)
  • Basketball Skills (held annually in January at Spirit Lake High School)
  • Aquatics (held annually in March in Spirit Lake at the Bedell Family YMCA)
  • Spring Games (held annually in March at Spirit Lake 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.

North Area Events Schedule

Event Date Event Entries due by Event Location
Mar 15, 9:00 AM North Area Swimming 03/05/2018 Bedell Family YMCA, 190 41st St., Spirit Lake
Apr 12, 9:00 AM North Area Spring Games 03/26/2018 Okoboji High School, 901 H Ave., Milford