Mid-Winter Tournament

mid-winter-powerlifting-benchpress The Mid-Winter Tournament is Special Olympics Iowa’s own version of March Madness. Held annually in Iowa City, more than 1,000 athletes and Unified Sports partners can be seen competing at the University of Iowa Field House, Iowa City High School, Iowa City West High School, and Pro-Fit Gym.

Healthy Athletes screenings will also be provided to athletes by healthcare professionals for eyesight, dental, hearing, overall health and fitness and more.

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Event Details

Date: March 14, 2020
Registration Deadline: February 17, 2020
Location: Iowa City (University of Iowa, Iowa City West High School, Iowa City High, Pro-Fit Gym)

Event Links

 Participation Forms                                                         2019 Handbook / Schedule                                          2019 Basketball Skills Schedule                                 2019 Team Basketball Schedule (3v3 and 5v5)               2019 Cheer / Dance Schedule                                            2019 Gymnastics Schedule                                                                                                 2019 Powerlifting Schedule

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Mid-Winter Tournament Competitions

An athlete may compete in one sport at Mid-Winter Tournament (click on the sport name for official rules):

  • Basketball (Basketball competition at University of Iowa Field House, Basketball Skills at Iowa City High)
    • Basketball Skills
    • Team Competition
    • Half court 3 on 3 competition
  • Cheerleading (Iowa City West High School)
    • Cheer
    • Dance
  • Gymnastics – Artistic (University of Iowa Field House)
    • Female Events:
      • Balance Beam Level I, II and III
      • Floor Exercise Level I, II, III and IV
      • Vault Level I, II and III
      • Uneven Bars Level I, II and II
    • Male Events:
      • Floor Exercise Level I, II and III
      • Parallel Bars Level I and II
      • Vault Level I and II
      • Horizontal Bar Level I
      • Pommel Horse Level I
      • Rings Level I
    • Male and Female Events:*
      • Level A and B Vaulting
      • Level A and B Balance Beam
      • Level A and B Floor Exercise
      • Level A and B Single Bar

*Level A and B competitors may need manual assistance to perform these routines.