STATE FINALS DATES 2024
We are excited to have our state finals dates in place for 2024!
Come join us and feel younger, stronger, in better shape, and experience the true joy of competing against those in your own age group. No matter your skill level, you will find a culture of encouragement and friendship amongst all athletes.
State Finals: June 21- 27, 2024
Williamson County (all sports except cycling and pickleball)
Pickleball: August 8-11, 2024
Chattanooga Convention Center
Cycling: September 21-22, 2024
Strawberry Plains, TN
ARE YOU ELIGIBLE FOR THE STATE FINALS?
Please review the checklist below:
- 1. Did you participate in a district event last fall or recently in Chattanooga? Many of our state sports require district participation. If so, you are eligible to register.
NOTE: If your area did not host a district or your sport was not offered at your district, you are eligible to register.
- 2. Are you an open sport athlete? If so, district participation was not required, and you are eligible to register. Open sports include:
Road Races (5K/10K)
Walks- 1500m Power Walk; 1500m Race Walk, 5K Race Walk
Any sport not offered at your district.
- 3. Are you a first-time TN Senior Olympic athlete (never participated in a district or state event before)? You are permitted a one-time waiver from district participation and eligible to register.
4. Did you have an injury or extenuating circumstance for missing your district? If so, you can complete a Hardship Form. Please click this link to view the form as well as additional information about the process.
The exact dates, times, and venues for each sport are being finalized.
Look for another e-mail blast toward the end of February with a link to an updated 2024 schedule.
Online Registration will open in late March to early April.
To be placed on a mailing list to receive a paper form via mail, please click on this link and fill out the information. The deadline to request a form is March 22. Expect forms to arrive mid-April.
An additional detailed registration e-mail blast as well as a mailed flyer will be sent to all athletes once online registration has been launched.
June Events: May 3
Pickleball: July 19
Cycling: Aug 30
OUT-OF-STATE ATHLETES ALLOWED IN CERTAIN SPORTS
The TSO Board of Directors adopted the following rule in 2023:
The sports of:
will be open to out-of-state residents with TN athletes receiving priority registration. Out-of-staters may register starting April 15 as long as capacity has not been reached.
Please spread the word to teams you might know in other states. In addition, cycling and archery out-of-staters will be welcomed as well.