Hill places 6th in Horseshoes at National Senior Olympics
Submitted by: Emily Sells,
Director Byrdstown Senior Center
Fannie Hill has made Byrdstown proud, placing 6th in Horseshoes at the National Senior Olympics which were held recently in Cleveland Ohio. Congratulations!
The Upper Cumberland District Tennessee Senior Olympics is a special event for seniors 50 and older that combines a wide range of competitive activities. It recognizes people who have achieved and maintained good health throughout their lives while promoting physical fitness, lifetime leisure activities and opportunities for fun, recreation and fellowship.
We are excited about the District Olympics, and are all looking forward to a lot of others joining in on the competitions, which is being held September 5th-18th. The deadline to enter is August 22, 2013. To be eligible for the 2014 state finals, athletes must participate in a fall 2013 district event and also must be 50 years old by Dec. 31 of 2014.
If you are interested in competing in the Tennessee Senior Olympics please call (931) 864-7972 or stop by the Byrdstown Senior Center and pick up an application. You may learn more about the many different sporting events, requirements, rules and entry registration in the Senior Olympics, by going to the web site www.tnseniorolympics.com.