West Central

Ray Strekal
Area Director

Are you interested in applying for a delegation/area program scholarship?  Please review this document before filling out the scholarship form.

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

  • Audobon
  • Boone
  • Carroll
  • Dallas
  • Guthrie
  • Marion
  • Polk
  • Warren

The West Central Area hosts competitions in:

  • Bowling(held annually in October in Des Moines at Bowlerama Lanes)
  • Basketball Skills (held annually in January at Valley Community Center in West Des Moines
           Basketball Skills Scoresheet
  • Spring Games (held annually in April at the Indianola Middle School AND Indianola YMCA)

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 Director of Regional Field Services, Katie Wiese.

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
Jul 9 (all day) West Regional Softball Tournament 06/16/2022 Floyd Softball Complex (3500 Chautauqua Dr, Sioux City, IA 51108)
Jul 12 (all day) ButterBurgers® and Badges
Jul 16 (all day) West Central Regional Softball Tournament 06/17/2022 Carney Field (2780 SW 30th St, Des Moines, IA 50321)
Aug 27, 8:30 AM – 3:45 PM USTA All Stars Tennis Event 08/05/2022 North Scott High School Tennis Courts (200 S 1st Street, Eldridge)
May 25–27 Summer Games 04/21/2022 Ames, IA