Greenspring Retirement Community to Host Northern Virginia Senior Olympics (NVSO) Wii Bowling Competitions This Week

WHAT: The Northern Virginia Senior Olympics Wii bowling competitions will be taking place at Greenspring retirement community on Tuesday, September 18 (ages 50-79) and Wednesday, September 19 (ages 80-99) this week.

BACKGROUND: Greenspring is a Gold Sponsor for the Northern Virginia Senior Olympics.  For the fourth consecutive year, the community will host the Wii bowling events in their specially designed alley featuring six virtual bowling lanes.  Over 20 Greenspring residents will be participating this year along with seniors across Northern Virginia.  Last year, four Greenspring residents received gold medals in their age group during the Northern Virginia Senior Olympics; Clint Lambert (60-69), Joan Matteson (70-79), Ted Campbell (80-89), Ray Kaminski (90-99).  All four will be returning this year hoping to defend their titles! WHERE: Greenspring Forest View Wii Bowling Alley 7410 Spring Village Drive Springfield, Virginia 22150 WHEN: Tuesday, September 18 and Wednesday, September 19 | 10:00am CONTACT: If you'd like to cover these events, please contact Jessica McKay at jessica.mckay@erickson.com or 703-923-4690.  ABOUT GREENSPRING: Greenspring is situated on a scenic 108-acre campus in Springfield, Virginia.  The community is home to nearly 2000 residents, many of which reside in the 1405 independent living units.  At Greenspring, over 200 resident-run and resident-driven programs promote an engaged, fulfilling lifestyle that is reflected in resident satisfaction levels that exceed the industry average.  Life at Greenspring offers a true sense of community and is an exciting alternative to the typical retirement community.  Additional information about Greenspring can be found at www.ericksonliving.com.