If you are emailing in a competition entry form, please send it to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Southwest Area for Special Olympics Iowa provides competition for athletes in the Iowa counties of:
The Southwest Area hosts competitions in:
- Bowling(held annually in October in Council Bluffs at Thunder Bowl)
- Unified Training Day (held annually each November at Treynor Community Schools, basketball and cheerleading skills are taught and experienced in a Unified experience)
- Basketball Skills (held annually in January in Council Bluffs at Iowa Western Community College)
- Bocce (held annually in February in Council Bluffs at Iowa Western Community College)
- Cheerleading (competition held annually at Iowa Western Community College in Council Bluffs in conjunction with basketball skills in January)
- Spring Games (held annually in April in Council Bluffs at Iowa Western Community College and the Glenwood YMCA)
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|
|May 23–25||State Summer Games||Iowa State University, Ames|
|Jul 13 (all day)||West Conference Softball Tournament||06/24/2019||Sioux 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)|