2020 Event Information

Please note: Sports are broken down into two levels of participation - Gold and Silver. Silver registration may participate in two Silver level sports. Gold registration may participate in one Gold level and 1 Silver level or 2 Gold level sports. 

Registration deadline is August 1st. (Some sports will permit later registration for an additional $10) 

Gold: Basketball  |  Cycling  |  Pickleball  |  Racquetball  |  5K/10K Run/Walk  |  Swimming  |  Tennis  |  Track & Field

Silver: Archery |  Badminton Billiards - 8 Ball  |  Bowling  | Cornhole | Table Tennis

Stand AloneGolf  |  Softball 60+ |  Bocce Ball | Triathlon

ARCHERY [Silver]

Where: Ten Mile and McMillan, 1/4 mile south to Elk Bugle Lane to end of road
When: Saturday, August 8th, 9:00am
Registration Fee: Check individual registration form
Event Coordinator: Kim and Richard Boyack
             208-869-2271  KIBRDB@aol.com

Competition is a 900 round consisting of 90 arrows from 40, 50 and 60 yds.

Archery Events:
    Recurve - with sights
    Barebow recurve - no sights
    Compound fingers - with sights
    Barebow compound - no sights
    Compound release





Where: Fort Boise Community Center, 700 N. Robbins Rd, Boise
When:  Saturday August 8th 9:00AM

Registration Fee: Check individual registration form
Event Coordinator:  Chin Le0208-908-9999 cle168@hotmail.com

Events: Singles, Doubles, Mixed Doubles


Where: Home Court, 936 Taylor Ave, Meridian, ID 83642  208-288-4400
When: Sunday, August 22th, 9:00AM
Event Coordinator: Denny Smith 208-866-1520  playhoops@juno.com

Registration Fee:
Check individual registration form

3-on-3 team men: Minimum of 3 and maximum of 6 players per team. Teams will be created based on participants in attendance. Two age groups 50-59 and 60+. (70+ if enough players)  Teams may sign up as a group.

Basketball Events:

    Free Throw       9:00 AM
    Spot 3 Point    10:00AM
    3-on-3 Team   11:00AM 

The gym will be open at 8:00AM




BILLIARDS - 8 Ball [Silver]

Where: The Pocket, 1487 N. Curtis Rd., Boise
When: Saturday, August 22nd, 11:00am

Registration Fee: Check individual registration form
Event Coordinator: Sam Yost    (208) 720-8858

Tournament follows BCA rules, ball in hand. A round robin or double elimination tournament will be played depending on the number of players. We want everyone to be able to shoot a lot of pool. Arrive 30 minutes early for warm-up.



BOCCE BALL [Stand Alone]

Where: Municipal Park, 500 S.Walnut, Boise
When: Saturday, August  1st, 9:00am

Registration Fee: $15.00

Event Coordinator: Radenne English - englir@cableone.net 208-362-0404

Events: 50+ open doubles  You will select your partner when you register. If you don't have a partner, we'll find one for you.







BOWLING [Silver]

Shiro Ismai Bowling Tournament
Where: Emerald Lanes,4860 W. Emerald St, Boise
When: Saturday, August 15th, 1:00pm Singles and Doubles
            Sunday August 16th, 1:00pm  Mixed Doubles

Registration Fee: Check individual registration form
Event Coordinator: Al Panas 208-870-4428 (c) 208-344-2695 (b) al@alanpanas.com

Events: Singles, Doubles, Mixed Doubles





When: Thursday Aug 13  4:00PM to 9:00PM

Where: Settlers Park, Meridian

Event Coordinators: Denise Peterson  dmpeterson@cityofboise.org
                                  Travis Fulmer  cornholeidaho@gmail.com

Events:  Doubles, Mixed Doubles

Age Divisions: 50-59, 60-69 and 70+

For more information about cornhole, visit cornholeidaho



Murray Ward Cycling Competition

Registration Fee: Check individual registration form

Event Coordinator:  Stewart Hyndman 208-461-8877 tinlizzy99@gmail.com


Cycling Course Location

S. Cole Rd. & Hubbard/10 Mile Creek Rd.

5k Time Trial         Saturday, August  22, 9:00AM


40k Road Race     Sunday, August 23, 10:00AM 


10k Time Trial       Saturday, August 22, 9:00AM


20k Road Race      Sunday, August 23, 10:00AM





GOLF [Stand Alone]

Elwin Grout Memorial Golf Tournament

Where: Boise Ranch Golf Course, 6501 S. Cloverdale Rd., Boise
When: Thursday, August 6th; 8:00am Check-in, 9:00am Shotgun Start
Event Coordinator: Michael Thornton    (208) 860 0436 thorntongolf@hotmail.com

Event Fee:
$60 - includes 18 holes, cart, lunch
$45 - includes 18 holes, lunch
$35 - (Players with Boise Ranch pass) - includes 18 holes, cart, lunch
$20 - (Players with Boise Ranch pass) - includes 18 holes, lunch

Additional Fee: $10.00 fee for non-playing person to attend lunch.

Format: Individual medal play.
Prizes: Closest to the Pin on all 5 par 3 holes, Longest Drive

All golfers must provide their own clubs and golf balls.
































Where: Settlers Park, 3245 N. Meridian Rd, Meridian,  ID

When: Friday August  21, 8:00am Men's Singles, Women's Doubles
            Saturday August  22, 8:00am Mixed Doubles
            Sunday August 23 8:00am Women's Singles, Men's Doubles

Registration Fee: Regular Pickleball Registration ($40 Gold) will be closed August 1st.  The fee will increase to $50 through August 13th.  If you must cancel, you  must let us know by August 13th.

Event Coordinator: Bill Wallace  209-499-1206  mfdx3@msn.com
                                  Boise Area Pickleball Association

Pickleball Events:
    Mixed Doubles

This will be a double elimination tournament that will be refereed according to the rules and regulations of the International Federation of Pickleball which have been adopted by the Unites States of America Pickleball Association (USAPA). USAPA has sanctioned the tournament as a Tier Level IV. The Franklin X40 Outdoor ball will be used. Sign-up for as many events as you like: singles, doubles or mixed doubles. When registering, you will be asked for your partner's name, or you may invite a partner or indicate no partner yet.

Players must be members of the USAPA. You will asked for your USAPA rating. This is an age-based tournament but in groups with enough players brackets will consider skill ratings.

NEW THIS YEAR!  Players must register with BOTH Idaho Senior Games AND PickleballTournaments.com. If you register for a doubles event, you will select your partner at PT.com. 

Go to https://www.pickleballtournaments.com/pbt_main.pl to register.

For more information on Pickleball
    USAPA www.usapa.org
     Boise Pickleball Club https://boisepickleballclub.org/
     Boise Area Pickleball Association http://www.boiseareapickleball.org/

Watch this video of USAPA Nationals Open Singles Final





Where: Crunch Meridian 1450 E. Fairview Ave, Meridian

When: Friday August 14, 6:00pm
            Saturday August 15, 9:00am

Registration Fee: Check individual registration form

Registration Deadline Aug 1st.  Late registrations will be subject to fee of $10.
No event-day registrations will be accepted.

Event Coordinators:
    David Slonaker slonakers@att.net  208-949-6031

Racquetball Events:
    Mixed doubles

Eye protection is mandatory. Athletes must also provide their own racquet with wrist tie and gloves. You may sign up for singles or doubles. Please indicate your partner on your registration form. All partners must also be registered for the Idaho Senior Games.

RUN/WALK - 5K or 10K [Gold]

Where: Boise Greenbelt at Glenwood & Marigold; 6000 Glenwood St, Garden City
             Behind the Library
When: Saturday, August  1st - 9:00am 10K; 9:15am 5K

Registration Fee: Check individual registration form
Event Coordinator: Angie Jackson  208-484-4936

Athletes choose one event. Each course is an out-and-back. Athletes may run or walk.






SOFTBALL [Stand Alone]

Where: Willow Lane Athletic Complex, 4623 Willow Lane, Boise
When: Saturday, Aug 8th, 8:00am
            Sunday, Aug 9th, 8:00am
This is a "Draft" Tournament; players will register individually and be "drafted" to a team at the Draft Party on  Wednesday night, August 5th. at Crescent Bar and Grill, 5500 Franklin Rd.  5:00 PM

Registration fee: $30.00 includes Juy 30th Bar-b-que and T-Shirt
You must be 60+ as of 12/31/20

All metal and composit bats allowed, 5 game gaurantee, ASA rules

Registration Deadline: August 1st

Event Coordinator: Mike Thornton    (208) 861-8000

   More details, see the Softball Flyer under 2019 Games in the homepage.




















Where: Borah Pool, 801 Aurora, Boise 

When: Friday, July 31, 8:00am warmup, 8:30 start

Registration Fee: $40

Event Coordinator: Kerri Porritt   208-608-7683

Maximum of six (6) events per swimmer. Pool will have a warm-up lane available 8:00am. Award ceremony will begin immediately following the final event.


Swimming Events - in order of event

100 Butterfly

200 Free Style

50 Breast Stroke

100 Back Stroke

400 Individual Medley

100 Breast Stroke

200 Back Stroke

50 Free Style

500 Free Style

200 Butterfly

100 Individual Medley

50 Back Stroke

200 Individual Medley

100 Free Style

50 Butterfly

200 Breast Stroke


Where: Crunch Fitness, 875 South Plaza Drive, Eagle
When: Saturday, August  1st, 1:00-3:00pm
Registration Fee: Check individual registration form
Event Coordinator: Dirgha Khatri    (208) 859-4312

You may register for as many table tennis events as you like.

Table tennis Events:
    Mixed doubles




Where: Settlers Park, Meridian

When:  Friday, August 14th  6:00pm
             Saturday, August 15th, 8:00am
             Sunday, August 16th, 8:00am

Registration Fee: Gold sport $40

Reistration Deadline August 1st. Fee for late registrations will be $50.
NO event-day registrations will be accepted.

Event Coordinator: Ken Azbill    (208) 230-1663

You may compete in two events: singles, doubles or mixed doubles.

Participants may play up to two matches per day in each event entered. Be sure to look ahead to determine when you could be competing if you advance in the tournament. If competing in doubles and/or mixed doubles, please indicate your partner on your registration form. All partners must also be registered for the Idaho Senior Games.




Bill Platts Track & Field Meet

Where: Timberline High School, 701 E. Boise Ave
When: Saturday, August 15th, 8:00am
Registration Fee: $40
Event Coordinator:  Mike Thornton    (208) 861-8000

All track and field events will begin at 8:00am.

Some running events will take place simultaneously if there is no competition within an age group.

All events will be run from youngest to oldest. Some events such as the 1500 and 800 will compete simultaneously if not enough participants in an age group. Field events will be run in an open pit format.

Maximum number of events is 6

Field Events


Standing Long Jump
Pole Vault


Long Jump
Softball throw
Shot Put



High Jump
Triple Jump
Football throw


Running Events


1500m Run


1500 Power Walk


50m run


1500 Race Walk


100m Run


400m Run


800m Run


200m Run

TRIATHLON [Stand Alone]

Our Senior Games does not have its own Triathlon. Rather, you may enter any sanctioned triathlon, up to Dec 31, 2020, so long as the distances meet Senior Games requirements.

We would suggest the YMCA's Y Not Tr. August 1st.  Details here.

When you complete a qualified triathlon provide us with the evidence of your official results and we will add it our records.

Sprint Distance: .46K Swim, 20K Bike, 5K Run
Olympic Distance: 1.5K Swim, 40K Bike, 10K Run