2006 Northern Virginia Senior Olympics
The Northern Virginia Senior Olympics offers something for everyone, from track and field to chess. If you’re 50 years of age or more and enjoy friendly competition, consider competing in the NVSO to be held Sept. 16-28. Last year more than 500 seniors competed.
The 2006 events will include track and field, swimming, tennis, table tennis, pickleball, golf, miniature golf, bowling, billiards, basketball, bait casting, frisbee throw, shuffleboard, bunco, chess, cribbage, duplicate bridge, softball hit and throw and team line dancing. The track and field events will be held at Falls Church High School following opening ceremonies at 9:30 a.m. on Sat., Sept. 16. Other events, beginning Mon., Sept. 18, will be held at various locations in the sponsoring jurisdictions.
Registration forms are available at senior centers and community centers, or by calling 703-228-3600, ext. 9996. Seniors can also download registration forms, rules and other details at www.novaseniorolympics.com. Registration deadline is Sept. 1, however, early registration is appreciated. Registration fee is $10 which includes one event; additional events are $1. Volunteers of any age are welcome to assist with events.