North Central

Liz Rusher
Area Director
Phone:(515) 574-5623
Fax:(515) 576-8774
Lee DeCicco
Area Director
Phone:(515) 571-6552

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

  • Buena Vista
  • Calhoun
  • Franklin
  • Greene
  • Hamilton
  • Humboldt
  • Pocahontas
  • Sac
  • Webster
  • Wright

The North Central Area hosts competitions in:

  • Bowling(held annually in October in Fort Dodge at Ridgewood Lanes)
  • Basketball Skills (held annually in February in Fort Dodge at Butler Elementary)
  • Spring Games (held annually in April in Fort Dodge at Dodger Stadium)

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

If you are new to the area, please reach out to the regional director.
North Regional Director: Dawn Criss – dcriss@soiowa.org

If specific competition dates are not listed below, they are yet to be determined for this year.