2016 PENNSYLVANIA SENIOR GAMES
FOREVER YOUNG - FOREVER SPORT
It's a pleasure to announce that Keystone State Games Inc. will conduct the 2016 Pennsylvania Senior Games this summer in the Greater York Area during the week of July 27 - 31, 2016.
Not only will will you be able to compete for Gold, Silver and Bronze medals, but the event will also allow athletes the opportunity to qualify for the National Senior Festival which will be hosted in Birmingham, AL
Athletes are encouraged to check the website regularly during the summer months for updates to venues and schedules of the 2016 PA Senior Games
We encourage all Seniors interested in the National Senior Festival to check out the latest National Senior Sport rules by visiting the NSGA Website
2016 PA Senior Games Competition Info: ELIGIBILITY
In 2016, the Pennsylvania Senior Games will be open to all states. Athletes who will be 50 years of age or older as of December 31, 2016 may participate. Age groups for NSGA Qualifying Sports are 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80-84, 85-89, 90-94, 95-99, and 100+ for both males and females. All other Sports will have 10 year age divisions.
Open State Policy: The Pennsylvania Senior Games will permit out-of-state residents to participate in the 2016 PSG competition. If an out-of-state resident qualifies for National Senior Games Association (NSGA) competition he/she will not take away qualifying spot from a state resident. Doubles and mixed doubles teams which have individuals from 2 different states will be considered an out-of state team. Out-of-state qualifying follows the rules prescribed by the NSGA.
If a (Basketball, Softball, or Volleyball) team from out-of-state qualifies for NSGA competition, that team will not take away a qualifying spot from a Pennsylvania (PA) resident team unless the PA team determines they will not utilize that position.
REGISTRATION: There will be two ways to enter the PA Senior Games in 2016, mailing the entry form and payment into the KSG office and through online registration.
COST: Athletes have the OPTION on how to pay for events at the 2016 PA Senior Games. Option 1—Multi Sport Entry—Athletes will pay a one time fee and be able to choose a variety of activities to participate in during the Games. Option 2—Individual Sport Entry—Athletes may pay for only the sport of their choosing during the Games.
Option 1—Multi Sport Entry—Athletes choosing to enter the 2016 PA Senior Games with Option 1 Multi-Sport Entry are eligible to choose from a maximum of 18 events. Both Track and Swimming will only count as one event each. If registering online a representative from the KSG office will contact you to place you in the correct events for track and swimming. Click Here for Multi Sport Online Registration
Option 2—Individual Sport Entry—Athletes may pay for only the sport of their choosing during the Games. Athletes may enter as many sports as desired and pay individually for each sport.
Please click on the sport(s) below for specific sport details, registration information, and to register online for a discounted price.
CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE MAIL-IN APPLICATIONS:
TEAM SPORT ENTRY FORM & ROSTER APP (Team Captain Only)
- If mailing an application please send to Keystone State Games, Inc., PO Box 1166, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18703-1166
Please email Mike Galli - PA Senior Games Liason via Email at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions or need support with PA Senior Games as well as with online registration and mail-in registration. The PA Senior Games official summer office hours will begin in June 2016. The Keystone State Games staff can be reached by clicking on the following link - CLICK HERE for a listing of KSG Staff and Contact Information
ALL PA SENIOR GAMES athletes will check-in at their prospective sport venue the day of the competition—There will be NO central registration area this year for PA Senior Games. T-shirts for those athletes that receive them from the Option 1 registration can pick up their shirts at the KSG York Headquarters at located at the Wyndham Garden York, 2000 Loucks Road, York, PA 17404 - Times to be announced closer to the Games competition.
CLICK HERE for the General Visitors / Event Information for both the Keystone Games Festival of Sports and the PA Senior Games
OFFICIAL MEDICAL SERVICES provided by WELLSPAN
Keystone State Games Medical Services will be provided by WELLSPAN at designated areas throughout the 2016 Keystone Games Festival of Sports Competitions. Medical personnel interested in volunteering thier time and services need to fill out the following form: 2016 Keystone Games Medical Staff Information Form
Athletes that DO NOT send their MEDICAL RELEASE FORM into the office are to turn it in to the sport leader the day of their FIRST SCHEDULED SPORTING EVENT.
Thank You to the 2016 Keystone State Games Festival of Sports Sponsors
Bob Hoffman Foundation
All Star Sponsor
Collens Wagner Insurance
The Graham Group
Kent & Tawn Ketterman
Liberty Social Club
Penn Dutch Furniture
Rhoads & Sinon LLP
Shiloh American Legion Post 791
Signs By Tomorrow
Victory Athletic Association
Wyndham Garden York
The York Water Company
Eagles Nest Restaurant
The First Post
Round The Clock Diner
White Rose Bar & Grill
Ben Druck Door Company
New Oxford Social & Athletic Club
Peirce Park Group, Inc.
Reinsel Kuntz Lesher
Sage Technology Solutions, Inc.
Vigilant Social Club
Viking Athletic Association
York Expo Center
Butler Gingerich & Co.
Dillsburg American Legion
Martin’s Chips, Inc.
South End Democratic Club of York PA
Shank’s Mare Outfitters
Staub & Associates