West Central

Ray Strekal
Area Director
Dallas Hinkhouse
Regional Director
Phone:(515) 986-5520
Fax:(515) 986-5530

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
  • Dallas
  • Guthrie
  • Marion
  • Polk
  • Warren

The West Central Area hosts competitions in:

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, Dallas Hinkhouse.

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

Event Date Event Entries due by Event Location
Jan 23 (all day) West Central Basketball Skills 12/21/2023 Valley Community Center (4444 Fuller Road, West Des Moines, IA 50265)
Mar 21 (all day) West Central Area Young Athletes Valley Community Center (4444 Fuller Rd, West Des Moines, IA 51265)
Apr 23 (all day) West Central Swim Meet 04/04/2024 Waukee YMCA (210 N Warrior Ln #100, Waukee, IA 50263)