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Wii Bowling Competition Held at Park Springs

The competitor steps in front of the lane. With a pull of the trigger he swings his arm back, aims and lets go! That excellent shot earned a “strike” in Wii Bowling!

The DeKalb County Senior Olympics are over, and Park Springs was pleased to host the Wii Bowling portion of the event in their beautiful clubhouse.

Park Springs was the perfect venue for this competition as they have a long standing and exuberant Wii Bowling League in place. Member Floyd Fawcett discovered the joys of Wii Bowling on a vacation with his grandchildren in Virginia and was hooked ever since. He decided to form a league at Park Springs which became a huge success. The current season finished just in time for the Senior Olympics. (Continued…)

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Park Springs the Chosen Venue for Senior Olympics Wii Bowling

Over the years Wii bowling has grown to be one of the most popular past times at continuing care retirement community, Park Springs in Stone Mountain, Georgia.

Boomers come out in droves for the bowling league. Each participant has his or her own “Mii” (Wii personality), custom designed to look as much (or little) as like the player as preferred. Tournaments are held and at the end of the “season” one of the Park Springs Members is declared the winner.

With such a robust league already in place, it’s no wonder that the community was chosen as the venue for the sport’s DeKalb County Senior Olympic games. Park Spring’s member Floyd Fawcett oversees all of the Wii Bowling activities at Park Springs and instituted a Wii bowling league two years ago after playing for the first time with his grandchildren. (Continued…)

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