(Cody, Wyoming) The 2016 Wyoming Winter Senior Olympics come to Cody February 18-21. The Wyoming Senior Olympics Winter Games includes alpine skiing, basketball events, nordic skiing, pickleball, racquetball, snowshoeing, swimming events, an indoor mile walk and mile run. Registration is still open for all non bracketed events and will remain open up until the start of those events. Event organizers informed Basin Reboot that while registration is open it is helpful to pre-register which can be done at wyseniorolympics.com
The Wyoming Senior Olympics is not only athletic competition. There will be
social events for the athletes as well including dinners and events at Big
Horn Cinemas and the Buffalo Bill Center of the West.
The Schedule of events are as follows:
THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 18TH
12 pm Registration/Check in opens Paul Stock Aquatic & Recreation Center.
Racquetball Tournament ~ Singles, 1 - 7 p.m.
Indoor Mile Walk: Times available between noon - 6 p.m., choose a time upon
Indoor Mile Run: Times available between noon - 6 p.m., choose a time upon
SOCIAL EVENT: Special Screenings of the documentary film, Unbranded, the
epic journey of four young men attempting to ride 3,000 miles from Mexico
to Canada on America's wild horses. Screenings are FREE to athletes and
just $5 per guest. Showing at Big Horn Cinemas at 4:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 19TH
7:00am – 6:00pm
Registration/Check In, Paul Stock Aquatic & Recreation Center, 1402 Heart
Indoor Mile Walk: Times available from 8 a.m. - 5 p.m., choose a time upon
Indoor Mile Run: Times available from 8 a.m. - 5 p.m., choose a time upon
Pickleball: Mixed Doubles, Men's Doubles & Women's Doubles, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Swimming: 1650 Yard Freestyle, warm up at noon, race at 1 p.m.
Nordic Skiing (5K & 10K Classic races): Racers meeting at 9:30 a.m., race
start at 10 a.m. Pahaska Tepee/Park County Nordic Ski Association Nordic
Trails. Wax service available.
Apline Skiing (Giant Slalom): Course inspection at 12 p.m. and 2 p.m.,
races 1 - 4 p.m. Sleeping Giant Ski Area.
Racquetball Doubles: 3 to 7 p.m.
SOCIAL: A Night at the Museum, 5:30 p.m. Enjoy a private tour of the Draper
Musuem of Natural History at the Buffalo Bill Center of the West, followed
by a musical show by Dan Miller. The evening includes heavy appetizers as
well, a $45 + dollar value offered to athletes for $10 and $15 to guests.
SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 20TH
8 a.m. - 3 p.m. Registration and check in at the Paul Stock Aquatic &
Indoor Mile Walk
Indoor Mile Run
Pickleball: Singles tournaments, 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. Paul Stock Aquatic &
Swimming: Swimmers 65 + will compete 9 a.m. to noon; swimmers 64 & under
will compete 1 to 4 p.m.
200 Y Free
50 Y Elementary Back
100 Y Breast stroke
50 Y Backstroke
200 Y IM
100 Y Butterfly
50 Y Sidestroke
100 Y IM
200 Y Breaststroke
500 Y Freestyle
100 Y Freestyle
200 Y Freestyle Relay
50 Y Butterfly
200 Y Backstroke
50 Y Breatstroke
100 Y Sidestroke
100 Y Backstroke
50 Y Freestyle
Individual Basketball Events
Nordic Skiining (5K & 10K Freestyle races)
Snowshowing (2.5K & 5K races)
SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 21ST
3 on 3 Basketball Tournament