The SC Senior Sports Classic is May 8-11, 2019 and May 17-18. The event will be held in various locations around Florence May 8-11. The event will then move to Francis Marion University May 17 & 18.
It is open to anyone who is 40 years old and older. Competition is offered for men and women in 5 year age increments from 40-44 to 100 and over.
The State Games showcase teams as well as individual elite and recreational sports from active events such as Basketball, Swimming, Track & Field, Golf, Tennis, Cycling, Pickleball, and Triathlon to less strenuous skill events like Bowling, Horseshoes, Shuffleboard, Table Tennis, Badminton, Archery and Bocce. Non-Ambulatory sports include, Shuffleboard, Bowling, and Horseshoes.
In addition to the sporting events and educational sessions, there is also a Dinner and Celebration of Athletes, Bingo, Fitness and Education Classes and more. The socialization aspect of the State Games is a critical component of the longevity and success of the SCSSC.