2014 Event

Age of Champions

Age of Champions is an award-winning documentary chronicling the triumphs and travails of athletes chasing gold at the National Senior Olympics. Described as "infectiously inspiring" by the Washington Post, this powerful film has inspired viewers across the country to be healthier, happier, and more active, and to understand that older adults are capable of incredible feats.View the film trailer here


Meet the Producer


Tad Ochwat


VIP ticket holders enjoyed a reception prior to the film with Produced Tad Ochwat. Tad is the Producer for the Documentary Foundation, a Sacramento, California-based non-profit dedicated to documentary production, education, and outreach. He is also the founder of Ochwat Tech & Marketing, specializing in providing marketing services to Sacramento area businesses and non-profit organizations. He graduated from Sacramento State University and previously studied marketing at HAN University in the Netherlands.


Age of Champions, which is his most recent feature, premiered at the prestigious Silverdocs Film Festival in Washington, DC and was called "infectiously inspiring" by the Washington Post. The Documentary Foundation's National Outreach Campaign is aiming to screen the film at over 3,000 theaters, senior centers, retirement communities, universities, and other community venues over the next year.


2014 Sponsors

Big Hearts for Seniors is grateful to our 2014 Big Hearts Fundraiser sponsors for their generous support of services for older adults in our community!

Olympian Sponsors [$1500]
Victor Sponsors [$1000]
Gold Medal Sponsors [$500]
Silver Medal Sponsors [$250]
Bronze Medal Sponsors [$100]
In-kind Sponsors