Recreational & Competitive Events

Recreational Events

BASKETBALL- MEN (FREE THROW) • Thursday, Sept. 23, 5:00 pm • Barshop Jewish Community Center, 12500 N.W. Military Hwy., • Best of twenty-five shots from the free throw line.  65+ will shoot from 11 feet. (AROUND THE WORLD) • (immediately after free throw) • One minute to shoot from various locations

BASKETBALL- WOMEN (FREE THROW) • Thursday, Sept.  23,  5:00 pm •, Barshop Jewish Community Center, 12500 N.W. Military Hwy., • Best of twenty-five shots from the free throw line.  65+ will shoot from 11 feet.  (AROUND THE WORLD) • (immediately after free throw) • One minute to shoot from various locations.

SAN ANTONIO DECA-CHALLENGE • TBD • Barshop Jewish Community Center, 12500 N.W. Military Hwy. • 10 events over 2 days. Strength and endurance will be tested. Athletes will compete in the following Track events on Sunday - 100M. 400M, 1500M, and Long Jump.  Competitors can medal separately under the track and field event.  Events on Saturday-vertical leap, pull ups (overhand grip), power clean (50% of your weight, number of repetitions no rest), ball toss, pushups and plank.    

Competitive Events

ARCHERY • Saturday, Sept. 11, 10:00am • Buffalo Field Archery Club, 13155 Clay Rd., Houston, TX. – Compound finger, Compound release, recurve, Bare- bow recurve, and bare bow compound.  The "900" American round with 48” target will be used for competition.

BASKETBALL (Men’s) (3 on 3) • Friday, Sept. 24, 8:30 am • Barshop Jewish Community Center, 12500 N.W. Military Hwy. • Half court with two 15 minute halves (except 75+ plays 12 minute halves). The roster limit is ten including non-playing coaches and captains. All players must register individually.  No mixed gender teams. The number of entries will determine tournament format. Age division of the team is determined by the age of the youngest player. NCAA rules apply. All players must sign waiver but captain must submit roster and forms with payment. It is the responsibility of the team captain to check draw for playing time. Fee - $195
 Aug 2 – August 24 –$225.

BASKETBALL (Women’s) (3 on 3) • Cancelled – Look for January 2022 dates

BOWLING •Tuesday, October 12 (2:00 pm/4:00 pm) Wednesday, October 13 (12:00 pm/2:00pm), October 14,(2:00 pm/4:00 pm) Astro Super Bowl, 3203 Harry Wurzbach • Singles, doubles and mixed doubles.  Scratch scores.  Singles, doubles and mixed doubles will bowl one set of three games.  High scratch series will determine the place winners in each category.  Partner must register for same time. Fee is per bowler.

CYCLING • Sunday, Sept. 12, Pace Bend Park,  9:00 am (40K Road Race) & approximately 11:00 am (20K Road Race)  1:30 pm (10K Time Trial)  3:30 (5K Time Trial)  Pace Bend Park  All participants must wear an ANSI or Snell approved helmet.  Cyclists must report 30 minutes prior to start times. Numbers will be distributed at the event check-in.  Chip Timing. This is a Travis County Park and there is a $10 entrance fee for all vehicles. Cash Only

POWER WALK • Tuesday, Sept. 14, 10:00  am (5000) 12:00 pm (1500)   •  Woodlawn Lake Park, 501 S. Josephine Tobin •.  Race numbers distributed at event check-in.  Chip timing.

RACEWALK • Tuesday, Sept. 14, 7:30 am (5000) 11:30 am (1500)   • Woodlawn Lake Park, 501 S. Josephine Tobin •  Race numbers will be distributed at event check-in.  Chip timing.

RACQUETBALL • Saturday, August 21, 9:00 am ( Men 50 – 69, All women & mixed doubles) & Sunday, August 22, Noon (men 70+) • YMCA, • 16103 Henderson Pass • Singles, Doubles, and Mixed Doubles. Games are 11 points. Play will be round robin or double elimination depending on the number of entrants. Eyewear with lenses designed for racquet sports are mandatory.  Doubles players must register with a partner. The draw will be on the website beginning Monday, August 16 at: www.txseniorgames.org or call 210-302-6973

5K & 10K ROADRACE • Tuesday, Sept. 14, 7:30 am(5K & 10K), , • Woodlawn Lake Park, 501 S. Josephine Tobin •,Race numbers distributed at event check-in, at the Pavillion in the Park. 5k (3.1 miles) 2x around the lake and 10k (6.2 miles) 4x around the lake. Chip Timing. 

SHUFFLEBOARD • Thursday, Sept. 23, 10:00 am • Barshop Jewish Community Center, 12500 N.W. Military Hwy • Singles and Open Doubles. Equipment is available for use. Indoor court.  Doubles partners may be of same or different gender.  You may only play once in the Doubles competition.

SOFTBALL • Friday, November 5, 9:00am (ages 70), Saturday, November 6 (60 – 69) and Sunday, November 7 9:00am (50-59) • Normolye Softball Fields , 554 Culberson Ave,..•   Balls and bases furnished.  Each team must provide other equipment.  All players must sign waiver but captain must submit roster and forms with payment.  No mixed gender teams. Number of teams will determine tournament format. Age division of team is determined by the age of the youngest player. Team roster shall be limited to twenty (20) players.  It is the responsibility of the team captain to check draw for playing times. The draw will be on the website beginning Monday, October 25 at www.txseniorgames.org or call 210-302-6973.

SWIMMING • Saturday, Sept. 11 & Sunday, Sept. 12,  9:00 am • Josh Davis Natatorium, 12002 Jones Maltsberger • Saturday - 100 Fly, 200 Free, 50 Breast, 100 Back, 400 IM,100 Breast, 200 Back, 50 Free.  Sunday - 100 IM, 200 Fly, 50 Back, 200 IM, 100 Free, 50 Fly, 200 Breast, 500 Free. All swimming events will be timed finals. Warm-ups begin at 8:00 am. 

TABLE TENNIS • Saturday, Sept. 18, 9:30 am (All ages).New Location:SA Table Tennis Club,  13107 Lookout Run, San Antonio TX 78233 • Singles, doubles and mixed doubles.  Only balls will be furnished.  Play shall consist of a five (5) game match; winner will be the first to win three games. Tournament format will be based on number of entrants. Doubles players must register with a partner. The draw will be on the website beginning by August 17th at www.txseniorgames.org or call 210-302-6973.

Track and FIELD Events • Oct. 31, 8:00 am • UTSA Park West Sports Complex, 8000 N. Loop 1604 W. • 50, 100, 200, 400, 800 and 1500 meter races. Discus, high jump, long jump, triple jump, hammer throw, javelin, shot-put and pole vault. Pole-vaulters must use own pole.

TRIATHLON • Triathlon is considered a limited event.  The NSGA de­fines a “limited” event as one in which an athlete can qualify in ways other than by participating in a NSGA qualifying games. Verified completion of ONE triathlon during the qualifying period is required (January 1-December31, 2021).  Once you have completed the triathlon within the qualifying period you must complete the limited event verification form, no later than February 15, 2022.  The form can be found on the National Senior Games website- www.nsga.com

VOLLEYBALL • Saturday Sept. 18 (women and men), 9:00 am • Factory of Champions,  8227 Broadway. • Six players on the floor. USAV rules.  No mixed gender teams.  Age division of the team is determined by the youngest player. Best of three game matches. Number of teams will determine format.  Rosters limited to fifteen players. All players must sign waiver but captain must submit roster and forms with payment. It is the responsibility of the team captain to check draw for playing time. The draw will be on the website beginning Monday, Sept.13: at www.txseniorgames.org or call 210-302-6973.
Cost is $265 until July 26th
July 27 – August 11 - $290
Deadline August 11, 2021