Athletes Age 50 & Better to Go for the Gold in Olympic Event

Posted: Monday, August 19, 2019 by: Justin Moor | Category: Sports

The Area Office on Aging, YMCA and Taylor Kia are calling on athletes age 50 and better to go for the Gold in an Olympic event on September 14th at the Wolf Creek YMCA. The 50+ Sports Classic is a one-day event that gathers athletes age 50 and better who are competitive as well as those who just want to get some exercise and have some fun with their peers.

Over 200 athletes will participate in the 50+ Sports Classic on Saturday, September 14th at the Wolf Creek YMCA, 2100 S. Holland Sylvania Rd., Maumee, OH 43537.
The event officially kicks-off at 9 a.m. with the Opening Ceremony with the carrying of the torch and the lighting of the cauldron and singing of the National Anthem. The event consists of people participating with their peers in five year age groupings in the following sports: track and field, swimming, pickleball, softball, archery, table tennis, tennis, basketball foul shooting, 3 on 3 basketball, volleyball, golf, bowling, fun walk and cycling.
Registrations are $30 and include a t-shirt, boxed lunch and participation in as many of the sports as the participant wants. Registration is open through September 6th. For more information, contact the Area Office on Aging at 419-382-0624 or visit

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