East Central

Kelly Fosse
Area Director
Phone:630-308-3408

The East Central Area for Special Olympics Iowa provides competition for athletes in the Iowa counties of:

  • Benton
  • Cedar
  • Iowa
  • Johnson
  • Jones
  • Linn
  • Washington

The East Central Area hosts competitions in:

  • Conference “Team” Basketball (held annually in February in Cedar Rapids at Jefferson High School)
  • Basketball Skills (held annually in February in Cedar Rapids at Mt. Mercy University)
  • Swimming (held annually in March at Cedar Rapids Washington High School)
  • Spring Games (held annually in April in Cedar Rapids at Coe College)
  • Bowling (held annually in October in Cedar Rapids at Westdale Bowl)

Where to find forms:

Where to send forms:

If you need an updated copy of any report, please email your Regional Director

  • Delegation Report (athletes/physical expiration date)
  • Class A Credentials (Class A certified volunteers and expiration date and Protective Behaviors and expiration date)
  • Sport Certification (Coaches/sport certifications and expiration, Head’s-Up Concussion expiration, and General Orientation completion)
  • Centralized Accounting

East Central Regional Director: Dawn Criss – dcriss@soiowa.org

Sponsors for the East Central Area Spring Games: 

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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
Jan 4–25 2021 Virtual Winter Games: At-Home Competition
Events include snowshoeing, cross-country skiing and walking.
At Home
Jan 4 – Feb 26 Team Fit: New Year, Healthy Me
Jan 28–29 2021 Virtual Winter Games: Virtual Series
Schedule will be released on January 15.
Online