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Nearly 2,000 Athletes to Celebrate Sports in Dubuque This Weekend

DUBUQUE, Iowa (January 23, 2020) – Athletes from around the state will compete in Dubuque this weekend, January 24-26, celebrating the 2020 Winter Iowa Games presented by Grinnell Mutual. Competitions will be held in 10 events at 11 venues throughout the Dubuque community.

More than 2,600 athletes are registered for the Winter Iowa Games. Events scheduled in Dubuque this weekend include: alpine ski racing, alpine free ride, youth basketball, youth ice hockey, indoor soccer, martial arts, pickleball, 5K road race, youth volleyball and a Zumba Fitness(r) class.

Athletes still have the opportunity to register on-site for the following events in Dubuque this weekend: alpine ski racing, alpine free ride, martial arts, 5K road race and the Zumba Fitness(r) class. Visit www.iowagames.org for sport specific details.

Over the course the 2020 Winter Iowa Games competitions will be held in 25 sports with final participation counts surpassing 4,000 athletes.

Iowa City will host a weekend of events at the University of Iowa, February 8-9, including the following sports: adult men’s basketball, table tennis and youth track and field.

Follow all of the Winter Iowa Games action on Facebook, Twitter and at www.iowagames.org.

About the Iowa Games
The mission of the Iowa Games is to provide sports and recreation opportunities for all Iowans through Olympic-style festivals, events and programs. The Iowa Games is a program of the Iowa Sports Foundation.

About the Iowa Sports Foundation
The Iowa Sports Foundation (ISF) was founded in 1986 as a 501(c)3 non-profit entity with the mission to provide sports, recreation, health and wellness opportunities for Iowans of all abilities. The ISF is comprised of the Iowa Games, Live Healthy Iowa, Adaptive Sports Iowa, Iowa Seniors Games and the Des Moines Corporate Games.

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