Basketball Skill Events
Events: Basketball Free Throw, Basketball Hot Shot, Basketball 3 Point Contest
Basketball Skill Events Schedule:
Venue Location: Academy Park Gymnasium (indoors). NOTE 5/28/21: the location has been changed from what was first announced. This will be the final venue.
Venue and Address: Academy Park Gymnasium | 120 Everbright Ave, Franklin TN 37064
Athlete Check-in Information: NOTE: Athletes must check-in at the Franklin Recreation Complex either before or after play. Please click here for Athlete Check-in address, dates and times.
Basketball Free Throw 2021
Players MUST use the balls provided. The format is as follows: You may shoot your 10 free throws anytime during the time listed above. One or two practice throws will be allowed prior to the official count if the participant desires. Afterwards, there will be a period for tiebreakers. If you feel that you might be in contention for a medal, it is absolutely necessary that you check back at (see times listed above). This is not a National qualifying event. Ladies over 65: please note that you will be allowed to shoot from a 12’ line if you wish.
Basketball Hot Shot and Basketball 3 Point Contests
Men's and Women's 2021
See schedule above for date for your age group.
Women - 6pm
Men - 6 pm
- All players should report at 6:00pm.
- In the hot shot, five spots are marked at locations on the court. The competitor has one minute to score as many points as possible from these marks that are worth between 2 and 5 points.
- The three point contest consists of 10 shots behind the three point line.
- These are not National qualifying events.
Sports Chair: Chris Gravlee
Medals: If you must leave before medals are awarded, please have a friend/athlete check your place and pick it up for you. Medals will also be mailed after receiving a request in writing, accompanied by a check payable to the TN Senior Olympics in the amount of $3.00 per medal for shipping. Mail to: TSO, PO Box 681, Mt. Juliet, TN 37121.
Basketball Skill Events Check-In Information: Please click here