The senior games offer senior citizens the opportunity to stay active through friendly competitive athletic events. Anyone 55 years and older are invited to participate. There is no residency requirement.
Currently Broome County offers the following events: billiards, bocce, bowling, competitive volleyball, disc golf, floor shuffleboard, golf, pickleball, ping pong, recreational volleyball, softball, tennis and three on three basketball. The games will run August — November.
Every participant must complete a registration form and pay a fee. The fee for one event is $12, the fee for two or more events is $16 (bowling & golf have an additional fee). All participants will receive one senior games T-shirt and prizes are awarded to event winners.
Golf and Bowling are divided by gender and age categories. Team events are as follows: volleyball — recreational — 55+, competitive — 55—59, 60-64, 65+, basketball and softball — 55+, 65+ and 70+.
Subject to change.