Northeast

Dawn Criss
Area Director
Phone:641-442-5874

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

  • Allamakee
  • Black Hawk
  • Bremer
  • Buchanan
  • Butler
  • Chickasaw
  • Clayton
  • Delaware
  • Fayette
  • Floyd
  • Grundy
  • Howard
  • Mitchell
  • Winneshiek

The Northeast Area hosts competitions in:

  • Basketball Skills (held annually in February in Cedar Falls at UNI-WRC North Gym)
  • Spring Games/Swimming (held annually in March in Cedar Falls at the UNI Dome)
  • Soccer skills (held annually in September in Cedar Falls at the UNI Dome)
  • Bowling(held annually in October in Waterloo at Maple Lanes)
  • Roller Skating (held annually in November in Cedar Falls at River Hills School)

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.
Northeast Regional Director: Dawn Criss – dcriss@soiowa.org

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