Tennessee Senior Olympics State Finals Kicks Off Pickleball Tournament Friday

Tuesday, August 2, 2022

Hamilton County will welcome approximately 500 pickleball players age 50+ from across the state Friday through Sunday for the Tennessee Senior Olympics State Finals Pickleball Tournament, presented by BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee. 

The tournament will include singles, doubles and mixed doubles at the Chattanooga Convention Center, 1 Carter St.

The TSO exists to help adults ages 50 and over feel stronger, healthier, younger, more joyful, and to lead active lifestyles.

This year marks the 42nd year for the state finals.

For more information, please visit the Tennessee Senior Olympics website at www.tnseniorolympics.com.



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