Q: Who is eligible to participate in the Senior Games?
A: Any Delaware County resident 50 years of age or older.
Q: What's the purpose of the Senior Games?
A: The mission of the Senior Games is to engage adults over 50 in two weeks of fun events that promote a healthy, social and active lifestyle.
Q: Who runs the Delaware County Senior Games?
A: The Delaware County Senior Games are produced as a collaborative effort by the Delaware County Parks and Recreation Department, the County Office of Services for the Aging (COSA), and the VisitDelcoPA Visitor's Bureau.
The 2020 Senior Games committee members are: Marc Manfre, Director of Delaware County Parks and Recreation; Steve Byrne, Executive Director of VisitDelcoPA, John McMullan, Beth Chapman; Elaine Lawley; Barb Nicolardi; Anne Cicala, Helen McGoohan, Amy Nardi, Mike Raith, Robert Ballantine, Kim Crouse, John Durning, Kathy Henderson, Sam & Pat Parsons, Bruce Wyman, Erik Nelson.
Q: How do I register to participate in the games?
A: Click on the Registration Page to download the registration form. Mail your signed registration form and participation fee (make check payable to County of Delaware) to:
Parks & Recreation Dept.
Attn: SENIOR GAMES
Government Center Bldg.
201 W. Front Street
Media, PA 19063
Note: The mailing address and physical location of the Parks Office are different. To deliver your materials in person:
Parks and Recreation Department
Rose Tree Park: Leedom House
1671 N. Providence Rd.
Media, PA 19063
The registration form and fee of $15 per person must be received by May 31st.
Call 610-891-4455 for more information.
Q: Where are the games held?
A: The Delaware County Senior Games will be held at various venues throughout the county, and will feature competition in bowling, golf, table tennis, track and field, shuffleboard, Pickleball and more.
Q: How long have the games been going on?
A: The Senior Games celebrated its 25th anniversary in 2015.
Q: May I choose my teammates?
A: Yes, if you will be participating in a group sport (golf foursome, doubles bowling, etc.) Please list the names of your teammates on your registration form.
Q: Will I get confirmation of my registration?
A: No confirmation will be sent, so athletes should stop by the sign-in table upon arrival at each event.