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Register Today for the Winter Iowa Games
AMES, Iowa - The 2013 Winter Iowa Games powered by the Iowa Food & Family Project will begin four weekends of competition on Jan. 25. Dubuque will play host to the majority of events, Jan. 25-27. Online registration and registration forms are available at www.IOWAGAMES.org.
The 2013 Winter Iowa Games will hold competitions in 23 sports. The 2013 Games will feature more than 4,000 athletes from across the state. As Iowa's premier winter sports festival, the Games will be held in 11 Iowa communities over the four-week period.
The 2012 Games set a new participation record of 4,202 athletes from across the state in 85 of Iowa's 99 counties.
New sports added to this year's docket include Pickleball in Cedar Rapids, Snowshoeing Race in Cedar Falls and a Zumba Fitness(r) workout in Dubuque.
Several registration deadlines are approaching in the upcoming weeks. For registration and sport details, visit www.IOWAGAMES.org.
January 25-27 - Dubuque
Youth Basketball, Cross Country Skiing, Fitness Walk, Youth Ice Hockey, Indoor Soccer, Martial Arts, 5K Road Race, Swimming, Table Tennis, Volleyball, Wrestling and Zumba Fitness(r).
January 25-26 - Cedar Falls
Alpine Ski Racing (Dubuque), Horseshoes (Eldora), Trapshooting (Ackley, DeWitt, Harlan and Montrose), Slopestyle Event - skiing/snowboarding (Dubuque)
February 9-10 - Cedar Rapids
Adult Men's Basketball, Dodgeball, Figure Skating, Fitness Walk, Adult Ice Hockey, Pickleball, Wheelchair Basketball
Archery NASP (Johnston) and Fitness Walk (Des Moines)
February 23 - Story City
6 on 6 Women's Basketball
For more information and registration for the 2013 Winter Iowa Games powered by the Iowa Food & Family Project, visit www.IOWAGAMES.org.
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 department of the Iowa Sports Foundation. The Iowa Sports Foundation is a nonprofit sports management organization that helps develop amateur sports in Iowa and promote positive lifestyles and physical fitness through athletic events and health education initiatives.
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