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 puts on the Delaware County Senior Games?
A: Delaware County Council proudly sponsors the Senior Games in partnership with: Delaware County Parks and Recreation Department, the County Office of Services for the Aging (COSA), and the Brandywine Conference & Visitor's Bureau.
The 2017 Senior Games committee members are: Denise Stewart, Director of COSA; Marc Manfre, Director of Delaware County Parks and Recreation; Tore Fiore, Executive Director of Destination Delco Visitor's Bureau; Steve Byrne, John McMullan, Beth Chapman; Elaine Lawley; Barb Nicolardi; Anne Cicala, Helen McGoohan, Adrienne Marofsky, Amy Nardi, Mike Raith, Meghan Sgro, Robert Ballantine, Kim Crouse, John Durning, Kathy Henderson, John Iannotti, Sam & Pat Parsons, Bruce Wyman, Erik Nelson, Christopher Westfal.
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 610-891-4663 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.