We provide year-round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of Olympics-type sports for Fox Valley children and adults with and without intellectual disabilities, giving them continuing opportunities to develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage and experience joy.

Staff, local programs and volunteers work together to provide year-round sports training and competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports, free health screenings, unified experiences and community events to support child and adults with intellectual disabilities (ID).

Region 4 offers access to all of Special Olympics Wisconsin’s sports offering, including:


Wisconsin Dells to Welcome SOWI Fall Games

August 23, 2023 Event, Healthy Athletes, Sports, Unified Sports

Nearly 800 bocce, flag football, and softball athletes from across the state will converge on the Woodside Dells Sports Complex (4770 State Hwy 13, Wisconsin Dells) Friday through Sunday, September 8-10, for the inaugural Special Olympics Wisconsin Fall Games. An...

Teeters Announced as SOWI VP of Marketing & Communications

August 21, 2023 Miscellaneous, News

Special Olympics Wisconsin and its Board of Directors has announced Addie Teeters as the next Vice President of Marketing & Communications. “Addie brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the organization and has a deep personal passion for the...

Reising Named SOWI VP of Development

August 14, 2023 Fundraising, Miscellaneous, News

Special Olympics Wisconsin and its Board of Directors has announced Nicholas Reising as the next Vice President of Development. “We are thrilled to have Nick join the team,” SOWI President & CEO Chad Hershner said. “He brings vast knowledge of...

Upcoming Events

Event Date / Time Event Name Upcoming Deadlines Volunteer
February 10, 2024
9:30am - 3:00pm
Polar Plunge - Oshkosh
March 3, 2024
12:00am - 11:59pm
2024 District 4 & 5 Team Basketball & Basketball Skills Competition- Neenah
March 23, 2024
10:00am - 4:00pm
2024 District 4 & 5 Swimming Competition- Neenah
August 3, 2024
8:00am - 5:00pm
2024 District 2, 4, 5 Softball & Bocce Competition- Appleton

Region 4 Contacts:

Brytt Biesemeier

Brytt Biesemeier

Director of Development


Jared Porter

Jared Porter

Special Events Coordinator


Megan Quandt

Megan Quandt

Athletic Director


Mark Wolfgram

Mark Wolfgram

Senior Director of Field Services



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