Maryland Senior Olympics

Maryland Senior Olympics


Sign up for your favorite sports, and invite your friends, too. This is our most extensive lineup of events, so there is an activity for everyone. Visit our 2024 Events for details on each sport.

Register for events online here.

The MSO pickleball tournament will be held at Dill Dinkers Columbia and Dill Dinkers Finksburg, May 16-19. 

• Thursday, May 16: Singles
• Friday, May 17: Men’s doubles
• Saturday, May 18: Mixed doubles
• Sunday, May 19: Women’s doubles

For men and women aged 50 and above, competitions will be held in Division I (4.0 and above), Division II (3.5) and Division III (3.0 and below). This tournament is also the Maryland qualifier for the 2025 National Senior Games in Des Moines and open to out-of-state players.

• Want to volunteer at the MSO pickleball tournament? Sign up here for the Columbia and Finksburg Dill Dinkers locations.

2024 Events Calendar

Triathlon registration is open now through the Rock Hall Triathlon Festival.

Registration for the Kentlands/Lakelands 5k run is now open. Use PROMO CODE Senior24 for $3 off.

 Race For Our Kids 10k registration will open later this spring.

Highlights of our season through images at select MSO events and activities. You can also find these albums on our Facebook page and our Flickr photography site.


Track & Field, Swimming Dates
For 2025 Nationals Qualifying

Our big track and field event returns to Howard Community College in Columbia, Aug. 3-4, including our walking events. Both activities are qualifiers for the 2025 National Senior Games in Des Moines. This is a USATF-sanctioned meet.

The MSO swim meet will be held at Germantown Indoor Swim Center in Boyds with 16 events on Sept. 7. This time trial does not include the new springboard diving event. That event is being held Sept. 29 at the same center.

For men and women aged 50-plus, these activities are qualifiers for the 2025 National Senior Games in Des Moines. All MSO sports events are open to out-of-state participants. Registration opens in April.

Schedule Set for ’25 National Games

The general schedule for the National Senior Games in Des Moines is now available. Running July 24 through Aug. 4, 2025, there will be 26 sports, including new activities tai chi, beach volleyball, billiards, disc golf and powerlifting. The general competition grid shows the overall dates each sport will be contested.

The detailed competition schedule with dates for specific ages and events within each sport will be published this August. Visit to view the schedule.

5 New Members Inducted
Into MSO Hall of Fame

Carl and Carol Cuneo, James Kenney, Jill Coleman, and Ted Murphy highlight a big day of recognizing our 2023 class of HOFers, civic award winners, and Maryland athletes who set new records. Details. 
2023 Hall of Fame ceremony photos. 
MSO list of Hall of Famers and all-time honorees.

MSO 2023 Results and Records

See the results and medalists from our 23 sports activities this past season, plus updated records.


Thanks to our friends at Montgomery Municipal Cable, we have five new videos of our sports from this past season.



Table Tennis