Ashby Ponds 4th Annual Summer Olympics

Monday, August 13 - Friday, August 17

WHAT:  Just one day after the 2012 London Olympic Games come to a close, Ashby Ponds retirement community will begin a weeklong program of Summer Olympics for residents.  For the 4th consecutive year, the community will host a variety of events for resident participation from golf to ping pong to water volleyball.  The events will occur from Monday, August 13 through Friday, August 17; a schedule can be found below! WHERE: Ashby Ponds retirement community 21170 Ashby Ponds Boulevard Ashburn, VA 20147 WHEN: Monday (August 13): Putting Golf: 9:30-11:30am Tuesday (August 14): Cornhole: 9:00-11:00am Wii Bowling: 9:30-3:30pm Wednesday (August 15): Frisbee Toss: 9:30-11:30am Ping Pong: 1:00-3:30pm Thursday (August 16): Sponge Relay: 9:30-11:30am Water Volleyball: 1:00-3:30pm Friday (August 17): Walk Relay Race: 9:30-11:30am Billiards: 1:00-3:00pm CONTACT: If you'd like to cover one or more of these events, please contact Jessica McKay at jessica.mckay@erickson.com or 703-472-0964.  These events are open only to media and Ashby Ponds residents. About Ashby Ponds:  Ashby Ponds, one of 16 retirement communities managed by Erickson Living, is situated on a scenic 132-acre campus in Ashburn, Virginia (approximately 30 miles west of Washington, D.C.).  The community is home to 700 residents and is filled with fascinating people and fantastic opportunities.  With over 80 resident-run and resident-driven clubs and groups, an indoor pool, a fitness club, transportation services, 24-hour security, and flexible dining options, life at Ashby Ponds offers a true sense of community and is an exciting alternative to the typical retirement community.  More information about Ashby Ponds can be found at: www.ericksonliving.com.