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Senior Games

York County Senior Games

The 15th annual York County Senior Games will be held Monday, June 20 through Friday, June 24, offering participants the chance to test their skills in 44 different events.  The goal is to promote healthy lifestyles and fitness for York County men and women aged 50 and older.

Any York County resident 50 years of age or older as of Dec. 31, 2016, may participate. There is a $12 registration fee for an unlimited number of events if registration is completed by May 31. The fee is $15 for all registrations postmarked after May 31.

Registration booklets are available at many locations throughout the county or can be obtained by contacting the York County Area Agency on Aging at (717) 771-9001 or 1 (800) 632-9073, or by email at aging@yorkcountypa.gov.  Registration booklets and forms are also available at the links below and on the ‘Forms and Documents’ page of this website.

The Opening Ceremony and Closing Celebration for the Games will be free and open to the public. The Opening Ceremony will be held on Tuesday, June 21 at 8:15 a.m. in a new location on the front lawn near the main entrance to Central York High School, 601 Mundis Mill Road in Springettsbury Township. All participants and their families are encouraged to attend the ceremony, which will feature a color guard, parade of athletes, special musical entertainment and lighting of the torch.

The closing celebration will be held at 3:30 p.m. on Friday, June 24 at the Central York High School cafeteria. This event will celebrate the week of activities, recognize triathlon medal winners and be a special time of sharing.

The returning Platinum sponsor for the Senior Games is ManorCare Health Services.  The Gold Senior Games sponsors are Pennsylvania LOTTERY, SpiriTrust LutheranTM, The Brunswick at Longstown and Colonial Manor Nursing and Rehab.  Silver sponsors are Grane Home Health Care and Heritage Senior Center.  Bronze sponsors are Glatfelter Insurance Group, HealthSouth Rehab Hospital of York, Liberty Social Club, Memorial Hospital, Normandie Ridge Senior Living Community, Rest Haven York, Senior LIFE York, VFW Post 2493, Viking Athletic Association, Visiting Angels and WellSpan Sports Medicine.  Hanover Hall Nursing and Rehabilitation Center is a Supporter sponsor. Media sponsors include NewsRadio 910 WSBA and On-Line Publishers, Inc.

Volunteers are also sought to help support the games. It’s a particularly great opportunity for adult civic organizations, church groups, high school and college students or businesses. All volunteers must be at least 14 years of age. To learn more about volunteer opportunities, call (717) 771-9001 or email aging@yorkcountypa.gov.

2016 York County Senior Games Registration Booklet

2016 York County Senior Games Registration Form