Eligibility: Anyone 50 or older as of December 31, 2017. Make sure to list your age on your registration form to ensure eligibilty. Age categories are: 50-54 55-59 60-64 65-69 70-74 75-79 80-84 85-89 90+
Registration: $20.00 fee (includes registration packet, water bottle and refreshments at the events).
Scheduling Events / Cancellations / Postponements: Many events will overlap, therefore you will need to review the schedule listed and select specific events of interest. You may enter as many events as you wish. Spartanburg Senior Sports Classic (SSSC) officials reserve the right to cancel or postpone an event due to insufficient registration, inclement weather, or other extenuating circumstances. Age groups may be combined if less than five sign up in an age group. If an event is cancelled, every effort will be made to contact you.
Awards: Medals will be presented to the first, second, and third place finishers in each event. These awards will be presented following the event (e.g., pickleball).
Packet Pick-Up: Packets will be ready for pick up at the first event for which you registered.
Hotel Accommodations: If you need hotel arrangements, contact Kristyn Hawkins at Spartanburg CVB, (864) 594-5050.
State and National Games Information: Participants of the Spartanburg Area Senior Sports Classic are eligible and encouraged to compete in the South Carolina Senior Sports Classic, May 16-19, 2018 at Francis Marion University in Florence, SC. The next National Senior Games will take place in Albuquerque, NM in June 2019. You must qualify at the state level in order to participate in the National Games. It would be great to have participants representing the Upstate at the National Games and State Games. For an application, call Sydney Garrison at Spartanburg County Parks Department at (864) 804-5813.