2019 Events

Select the event you’re interested in participating in at this year’s Maryland Senior Olympics. Events are listed in alphabetical order. Once you’ve found the sport(s) you’d like to participate in, use the link below to complete your registration. If you prefer to register with an alternative method, visit our Registration Information page for those details.

air gun shooting

Pistol Supported, Rifle Supported, Pistol Standing and Rifle Standing.

  • Oct. 3 (4th if necessary), 2019
  • Associated Gun Club of Baltimore
    11518 Marriottsville Rd., Marriottsville 21104
  • See schedule for time.
  • $15 plus $5 per additional event

Risks: Medium

 

Trap Shooting

Pistol Supported, Rifle Supported, Pistol Standing and Rifle Standing.

  • Oct. 5, 2019
  • Carroll County Gun Club, 129 West Liberty Rd., Eldersburg, 21784
  • See schedule for time.
  • $15 plus $5 per additional event

Risks: Medium

 

Basketball

Men’s and women’s 3-on-3 tournament; men’s and women’s skills competition—floor shots, foul shots, free throw shots.

  • August 25, 2019: Men’s and Women’s Tournaments
  • Meadowbrook Athletic Complex
    5001 Meadowbrook Ln., Ellicott City 21043
  • 9:30 a.m. Games Begin
  • 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Shooting Contest
  • $100 per team and $10 per athlete; $15 for the skills competition.

Risks: Medium to High


Pre-registration required for skill competitions.

Bowling (10-Pin)

Singles, doubles and mixed doubles.

  • Aug. 26, 2019: Singles
  • Aug. 27, 2019: Doubles
  • Brunswick Normandy Lanes
    8419 Baltimore National Pike, Ellicott City 21202
  • Singles, ages 50-69: Aug. 27, 9 a.m.
  • Singles, aged 70+: Aug. 27, 1 p.m.
  • Doubles, all ages: Aug, 28, 9 a.m
  • Mixed doubles, all ages: Aug. 28, 1 p.m.
  • $30 plus $5 per additional event

     

    Risks: Medium


In addition to the MSO registration fees, there is an $8 lane fee for each event (singles, doubles, mixed doubles). Snack bar is on-site.

Disc golf

Men and women, all ages.

  • June 15, 2019
  • Druid Hill Park Disc Golf Course
    Druid Hill Park, Greenspring Avenue, Baltimore 21211
  • 9:45 a.m.
  • $30 plus $5 per additional event

Risks: Medium


Greenspring Avenue at Crow’s nest Road – near Baltimore Zoo

Lawn bowling

Singles, doubles and triples.

  • Sept. 21, 2019
  • Leisure World Clubhouse 1
    3701 Rossmoor Blvd., Silver Spring 20906
  • 10:30 a.m.
  • $15 plus $5 per additional event

Risks: Medium

RUNNING 10K

LifeBridge Race For Our Kids 10k, all ages.

  • Oct. 13, 2019
  • Sinai Hospital
    2401 W. Belvedere Ave., Baltimore 21215
  • 8 a.m. Race Start

Risks: High


LifeBridge Race For Our Kids website includes fees, directions and event times. All runners aged 50 and above that enter the race are automatically qualified as MSO participants.

swimming

50-. 100-, 200- and 500-yard freestyle; 100-, 200- and 400-yard individual medley; 50-, 100- and 200-yard breaststroke; 50-, 100- and 200-yard butterfly; 50-, 100- and 200-yard backstroke.

  • Sept. 14, 2019
  • Germantown Indoor Swim Center
    18000 Central Park Cir., Boyds 20841
  • 8-8:50 a.m. Warm-up
  • 9 a.m. Start

Risks: High


Each event following the conclusion of the prior event. We will have a short break in the meet after every four events.

Track & Field

USATF-sanctioned event. Multiple schedule and events.

  • Aug. 10-11, 2019
  • Howard Community College
    10901 Little Patuxent Pkwy, Columbia 21044
  • 9 a.m.
  • $40 plus $5 per additional event

Risks: Medium to High


Each event following the conclusion of the prior event. We will have a short break in the meet after every four events.

Archery

Barebow compound, barebow recurve, compound fingers, compound release, recurve.

 

  • Sept. 29, 2019
  • Genesee Valley Outdoor Learning Center
    1717 Rayville Rd, Parkton, MD 21120
  • 9 a.m. check-in, 10 a.m. shoot.
  • $30 plus $5 per additional event

 

Risks: Medium

Billiards

Singles 8-Ball Pocket.

  • May 9 (10th if necessary), 2019
  • Margaret Schweinhaut Senior Center
    1000 Forest Glen Rd., Silver Spring 20901
  • 9 a.m. 
  • $15

Risks: Medium


Competition is conducted in accordance with the rules of the American Billiards Congress. Except where clearly contradicted, the General Rules of 8-Ball Pocket Billiards apply. Please be familiar with all rules governing the tournament prior to the start of the competition. Format is double-elimination or round-robin

Croquet

Six-wicket tournament.

  • Sept. 28-29, 2019
  • Ginger Grove in Annapolis
    4000 River Crescent Dr., Annapolis 21401
    and West River

    120 Owensville Rd., West River 20778
  • 10 a.m. 

Risks: Medium


 

Players aged 50 and above take part in a Waterford doubles, six-wicket tourney. Rules of the U.S. Croquet Association are used.

 

GOLF

All age group flights, chipping and putting competition.

  • Oct. 7, 2019
  • Laytonsville Golf Course
    7130 Dorsey Rd., Gaithersburg, Md. 20882
  • 8 a.m. Range Balls and Putting Green
  • 9 a.m. Shotgun Start
  • $15 plus $50 greens and cart fee.

Risks: Medium


Includes lunch 

Pickleball

Singles, doubles and mixed doubles.

  • Aug. 17, 2019: Men’s and Women’s Doubles 
  • Aug. 18, 2019: Mixed Doubles and Singles
  • Meadowbrook Athletic Complex
    5001 Meadowbrook Ln., Ellicott City 21043
  • 9 a.m. 
  • $40 plus $50 greens and cart fee. 

Risks: Medium


 

RUNNING 5K

25th Annual Kentlands/Lakelands 5k Run & Walk, all ages.

  • Aug. 31, 2019
  • Kentlands/Lakelands Town Square
    267 Kentlands Blvd., Gaithersburg 20878
  • 8 a.m. Race Start

Risks: High


Kentlands/Lakelands 5k web site, which includes fees, directions and event times. All runners aged 50 and above that enter the race are automatically qualified as MSO participants.

Table tennis

Singles, doubles and mixed doubles.

  • July 27, 2019
  • Potomac Community Center
    11315 Falls Rd., Potomac 20854
  • 8 a.m. 
  • $30 plus $5 per additional event

Risks: Medium

Volleyball

Women’s tourney, Men’s tourney.

  • Aug. 24, 2019: Men’s and Women’s Tournament
  • Meadowbrook Athletic Complex
    5001 Meadowbrook Ln., Ellicott City 21043
  • 9 a.m. 
  • $100 per team and $10 per athlete

Risks: High

Wii Bowling

 

  • May 29 (30th if necessary), 2019
  • Margaret Schweinhaut Senior Center
    1000 Forest Glen Rd., Silver Spring 20901
  • 9 a.m. 
  • $15 

 

Badminton

Singles, doubles and mixed doubles.

  • Sept. 7, 2019
  • Bauer Drive Community Center
    14625 Bauer Dr., Rockville 20853
  • Men’s singles: 9:30 a.m.
  • Women’s singles: 10:30 a.m.
  • Men’s doubles: 11:30 a.m.
  • Women’s doubles: noon
  • Mixed doubles: 1:00 p.m.
  • $30 plus $5 per additional event

Risks: High

Bocce

Singles, doubles and mixed doubles.

  • July 25 (singles) and 26 (doubles), 2019
  • Asbury Methodist Village
    201 Russell Ave., Gaithersburg 20877
  • 10:30 a.m.
  • $15 plus $5 per additional event

Risks: Medium

CYCLING

Singles, doubles and mixed doubles.

  • May 1, 2019: 10K
  • June 5, 2019: 5k
  • Davidsonville Elementary School
    962 W. Central Ave., Davidsonville 21035
  • 6 p.m.
  • $15 plus $5 per additional event

Risks: High


Check-in opens 30 minutes before the start time. Race details at Parvilla Cycles Time Trials. No restroooms on-site! Riders will be started at 30-second intervals. Medals awarded at Parvilla Cycle and Multisport immediately following.

Horseshoes

Singles.

  • Sept. 7, 2019
  • Maryvale Park
    506 W. Patrick St., Frederick, Md. 21702
  • 9 a.m.
  • $15 plus

Risks: High


Snack bar on-site

RAQUETBALL

Singles, doubles and mixed doubles.

  • Sept. 4, 2019: Singles
  • Sept. 5, 2019: Doubles
  • Severna Park Racquetball and Fitness Club
    8514 Veterans Hwy., Millersville 21108
  • 9 a.m.
  • $30 plus $5 per additional event

Risks: High

shuffleboard

Singles and open doubles.

  • Sept. 7, 2019
  • Leisure World, Clubhouse 1
    3701 Rossmoor Blvd., Silver Spring 20906
  • 9 a.m.
  • $30 plus $5 per additional event

Risks: High

softball

Men’s tourney, women’s tourney.

  • Sept. 7 (women) and Sept. 8 (men), 2019
  • Olney Manor Regional Park
    16601 Georgia Ave., Olney 20832
  • 8:30 a.m
  • $100 per team and $10 per athlete. 

Risks: Medium

Tennis

Singles, doubles and mixed doubles.

  • Sept. 27-29, 2019
  • Olney Manor Regional Park
    16601 Georgia Ave., Olney 20832
  • 8:30 a.m
  • $30 plus $5 per additional event

Risks: Medium to High

VOLUNTEER

Maryland Senior Olympics
Holiday Park Senior Center
3950 Ferrara Drive
Wheaton, MD 20906
Attn: Senior Olympics
240-777-4930
info@mdseniorolympics.org