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.

Events
Event Date Event Entries due by Event Location
Apr 5–26 Virtual Spring Training Competition Online
Apr 28–30 Virtual Spring Training Competition Series
The activity schedule will be announced on April 9.
Online