Ohio Senior Olympics is the organization sanctioned by the National Senior Games Association to oversee the Senior Games movement in Ohio.
Ohio Senior Olympics sanctions Senior Games competitions in the state and is responsible for the yearly Ohio Senior Olympic State Games competition hosted in central Ohio.
Senior Olympics is open to men and women ages 50 and older. Regional competitions are held around the state. The state games are also held yearly. In even numbered year, the Ohio Senior Olympics State Games acts as a qualifying event for the National Senior Games, which are held in odd numbered years.