BAY AREA SENIOR GAMES - NEWSLETTER
|| May 24, 2010
Congratulations to all 900 plus athletes at the 2010 Bay Area Senior Games!
A Great Time had by All!Dear Senior Athletes,
Congratulations - you ran, swam, kicked, jumped, fenced, paddled, walked, cycled, hit and played at the recent Bay Area Senior Games. In spite of the near monsoon rains, we all had a great time.
Special thanks to our sponsors - Del Monte Foods, Kaiser Permanente, Stanford Athletics, City of Palo Alto, 23andMe, Springfield Place and the County of San Mateo Parks & Recreation.
Photos from the Games are now at www.bayareaseniorgames.org.
Results are posted on the web site under the icon for each sport.
We have a few more 23andMe genome kits, please contact our office if you missed the opportunity to participate in this important study.
Dates for 2011 are set - March 26 - 30.
After September 1, 2010, please visit www.bayareaseniorgames.org and register on line or print out an application and mail it in or call 650.323.9400 x18.
See the sport and venue locations for 2011 listed below.
|2011 Bay Area Senior Games Set for March 26 - 30, 2011|
14 Sports Planned as of this enewsletter.........
Basketball: Ford Center
Cycling (10K Time Trial): Caņada Road, San Mateo County
Fencing: Arrillaga Rec. Center, Stanford
Golf: Palo Alto Municipal Course
Lawn Bowling, Palo Alto Lawn Bowls
RaceWalk, Cobb Field
Racquetball: Palo Alto Page Mill YMCA
Softball: Twin Creeks Softball Complex, Sunnyvale
Swimming: Avery Aquatic Center, Stanford
Table Tennis: Burnham, Stanford
Track & Field: Cobb Track & Angell Field, Stanford
Water Polo: Avery Aquatic Center, Stanford
On - line registration at
www.bayareaseniorgames.org opens September 1, 2010 . Entry blanks for download will also be available at that time.
2010 BASG Photos now on line
For great photos from this year's games, please see
Since the beginning of the BASG in 2007, we have been fortunate to have the services of John Todd Photography. His great images capture the excitement, dedication and commitment of the Bay Area Senior Games athletes. See the slide show of Bay Area Senior Games athletes, created by star volunteer and Senior Games athlete John Guislin at www.bayareaseniorgames.org.
California Senior Games State Championships may come to Northern California for 2011 and 2012.
The 2011 Bay Area Senior Games may be selected as the
California Senior Games State Championships. If this is the case, BASG
may also host the 2012 California Senior Games State Championships - a
qualifier for the 2013 Summer National Senior Games in Houston. We will
know after the June 4 Board of Directors meeting in Pasadena, held
during this years Senior Games State Championships.
* See the Calendar listing all regional
Senior Games in California found
Dear Senior Athlete - Thanks again for being part of the 2010 Bay Area Senior Games. I want to also thank our sports chairs, volunteers and Stanford University, Twin Creeks, the City of Palo Alto and the County of San Mateo, plus our sponsors Del Monte Foods, Kaiser and 23andMe for their support.
I look forward to seeing you all next March. And please spread the word and encourage your friends and family to join you in the competition! And if you want to get involved in the planning process, call our office, we will be happy to put you to work.
Anne Warner Cribbs
Director, Bay Area Senior Games