Carlton, Cook, Itasca, Koochiching, Lake, Pine & St. Louis counties

Upcoming Events

Staring in 2017, we will no longer offer Area-level bowling competitions. All delegations will bowl at State. Please visit the State Bowling Tournament page to find out when and where your delegation is bowling.

Area 3 Equestrian Competition

July 21, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 2:00 pm

Area 3 Tennis Competition

July 22, 2019 @ 3:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Area 3 Golf Competition

July 30, 2019 @ 7:45 am - 1:00 pm

Area 3 Softball Competition

August 10, 2019 @ 8:30 am - 2:00 pm

Area 3 Unified Flag Football Competition

September 21, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 2:00 pm

Volunteer Opportunities

Financial Coordinator
Area 3 is looking for a responsible individual to oversee the finances for this area. The duties of this position are to develop, implement and monitor the area budget along with the Area Sports Coordinator.

Many of our local delegations are in need of volunteers as coaches.

Volunteer Chair
Acts as a key contact for recruiting volunteers for Area local competitions and places volunteers with local teams. Works closely with the Area Management Team in training new volunteers.

Duluth and Itasca Special Olympics Delegations
The Duluth and Itasca Area Special Olympics Delegations are looking for volunteers to help with the programs. We are always looking for new coaches and/or individuals to be part of the Local Sports Management Team. The Local Sports Management team meets once a month to discuss the planning and organization detail for the team.

Special Olympics Minnesota Area 3 map
Find an area 3 team

Sports offered


Dani Druse | Program Associate – Areas 1, 2 & 3 — SOMN staff
[email protected] | 763.270.7193

Bert Wachlin | Area Sports Coordinator — volunteer
[email protected]