Brad Benge
Area Director
3219 Ave. J
Fort Madison, IA 52627
Julie Benge
Area Director
3219 Ave. J
Fort Madison, IA 52627

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

  • Appanoose
  • Davis
  • Des Moines
  • Henry
  • Jefferson
  • Keokuk
  • Lee
  • Louisa
  • Mahaska
  • Monroe
  • Van Buren
  • Wappelo

The Southeast Area hosts regional competitions in:

  • Bowling(held annually in September/October in Ottumwa at Champion Bowl)
  • Basketball Skills (held annually in February in Burlington at Edward Stone School)
  • Aquatics (held annually in March in Ottumwa at Beach Ottumwa)
  • Spring Games (held annually in April in Mt. Pleasant at Mapleleaf Athletic Complex) New Schedule Track and Field 2016

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
Mar 11, 10:00 AM Southeast Area Swimming Beach Ottumwa, 101 Church St., Ottumwa, IA
Apr 8 (all day) Southeast Area Spring Games Iowa Wesleyan University, Mapleleaf Athletic Complex (Mapleleaf Drive, Mount Pleasant, IA 52641)