Senior Sports at Academy Park Gym offers a variety of sports including, walking club, pickleball, shuffleboard, basketball, and much more! For all seniors, this new program will be Monday-Friday at the Academy Park Campus from 8:00am-2:30pm with scheduled sports. Winter Senior Sports Schedule coming soon!
Contact information: Kylie Preston (615) 786-0186 x2048
Below is a description of some unique sports and programs we offer through Senior Sports.
Destination Location - Check back for additional dates and information - Senior Sports will be taking place at the Franklin Rec Center and Nolensville Rec Center inside the gymnasium. Come join us for your choice of cornohle, badminton, basketball and more!
Pickleball- Pickleball is played on a badminton-sized court: 20’ x 44,’ with a whiffle ball type ball, a square ping pong paddle, and the net lowered like a tennis net. The first side scoring eleven points and leading by at least two points wins. Pickleball can be played with singles or doubles. It can be played as fast or slow as you want and is very kind to beginners. Click here for open play and clinic information
Senior Olympics Practice – This Tennessee Senior Olympic Open Gym will offer Senior Olympic games for open play, competition, and skills practice. This will allow beginners to see what Tennessee Senior Olympics is all about and allow veteran participants to get some practice time in or try new sports. Every Thursday 12:30pm-2:30pm Check out our Senior Olympics practice page here.