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Hello to all Delmarva Pickleball Lovers!
The Ocean Pines Racquet Complex has invited all of us Delmarva Pickleball Players to be a part of the Susan G Komen Pink Ribbon Racquet event, on June 14th (raindate June 21st)! Your cost of $25 gives you a $20 donation to Susan G. Komen breast cancer research, along with a light breakfast, several hours of pickleball play, a nice lunch, a magazine subscription, door prizes, a gift bag, and free play all afternoon!
This very fun day will start at 8:30am with breakfast and photo opportunities. The round robin pickleball play is from 9-11:30am, followed by lunch and prizes at noon. Then, in the afternoon, all participants can hang out at the OP racquet complex, and use all the facilities for free, including tennis courts, platform tennis courts and pickleball courts. Learn more about the Pickleball tournament...
Dateline Delaware: 86-year-old Pilot Hugh Horning Still Soaring
Flying during a golden era: Hugh Horning, 86-year-old pilot, is a founding member of the Delaware Aviation Hall of Fame and received an award for 50 years of dedicated service in aviation safety from the FAA. (4/3/13)
56th Annual Milford Hospital Fair 5K Run / Walk & Kiddie K
T-shirts, free food, awards and more.
Proceeds from this event will be used to build a new state of the art Milford Memorial Hospital
Friday May 17th, 2013 - 6:30 P.M. - Milford, Delaware.
We encourage the general public, as well as employees at nearby worksites, to stop by and get information about how to maintain good health. Questions? Contact Marianne Carter, 302-857-7309.
2013 Summer National Senior Games - July 21 - August 1 - Cleveland, OH
About the 2013 National Senior Games (PDF Presentation)
Official Sport Rules 2013 Summer National Senior Games
Recent NSGA Newsletter
2015 Summer National Senior Games - July TBA - Minneapolis, MN
Marie (Chris) Neaves Named Athlete of the Month
Marie Neaves of Townsend, Delaware may have a career working in a library, but she is no mere bookworm. Marie is not one to shirk a challenge, and she's had her share. Trying something new got her involved in sports after she became a senior, and it's been one thing after another ever since.
Concentric Media has allowed us to post "Shattering the Myth of Aging" on our DSO YouTube Channel. An inspirational film for all of us. View the video...
New 2013 DSO Membership Form
The membership form has been updated for 2013. Join now to get DSO Membership Benefits all year long.
DSO athletes may register for the national games now for the 2013!
Delaware Easy Striders take to the Sky with Disc Golf
Pete Gisler is well aware of the beauty found throughout Delmarva. Back in 2007, he set up the Delaware Easy Striders, a hiking group that has grown to more than 150 members, all traversing the terrain across the regionís state parks and nature preserves.
As an affiliate with the Delaware Senior Olympics (DSO) Walk Delaware program, Gisler has even incorporated other activities... Read the article.
Bonnie Strang Attends Phillies Phantasy Camp
Bonnie Strang, DSO board member, attended the Phillies Phantasy Camp in Clearwater, FL. in January. The camp is one where fans get to play with the real big leaguers on the major league fields. See more, larger photos on the DSO Athlete Stories page...
Blue Chicks Softball Team
THESE CHICKS NOT BLUE, WIN 2012 SPA 65 AAA WORLD TITLE
Read the article on the Softball Players Association NewsSPA Softball News for Senior Softball Players website.