In its December newsletter, the National Senior Games reported Corvallis will be the new host city for the 2020 Oregon Senior Games. Registration will open early in the year with competition dates expected in August. Visit Corvallis, the tourism bureau for the city, is the key partner in assembling the new host organization. “Visit Corvallis is excited to contribute … [Read more...] about New Host City for 2020 Oregon Senior Games
Yoko Eichel (CA - W70), Wendy Clark (CA - W65), and Sandra Hults (FL - W75) compete in the 5K race walk at the 2019 National Senior Games. Photo by Bonnie Parrish-Kell. Here is your handy resource page for links to my results posts of the women's race walk and power walk events at the 2019 National Senior Games. I hope you'll be inspired to get outside and start walking for … [Read more...] about Walk for Fitness & Glory – Results from 2019 National Senior Games
The top seven power walkers in the women's 75-79 age group at the 2019 National Senior Games. Photo by Bonnie Parrish-Kell. More than 100 women ages 50 through 89 challenged themselves and each other in the 5K power walk contests that took place at Balloon Fiesta Park in Albuquerque, NM for the 2019 National Senior Games. The races started mid-morning under blue skies … [Read more...] about Women’s 5K Power Walk Race Results — 2019 National Senior Games
Clark, Tonsits, and Herman kick into high gear in the women's 5K race walk at the 2019 National Senior Games. Photo by Bonnie Parrish-Kell. On Monday, June 17, 56 women competed for top honors and personal glory at the 2019 National Senior Games. The race took place at Balloon Fiesta Park in Albuquerque, New Mexico under cloud-streaked blue skies and warm temperatures. … [Read more...] about Women’s 5K Race Walk Results — 2019 National Senior Games
For adults ages 50 or better -- no matter their skill level, experience, speed (or lack thereof!) -- will find challenges, camaraderie, and confidence by participating in multi-sport events called "senior games" or "senior Olympics." These events combine the excitement of sports and games competition with fellowship and friendships. The focus is on fun and doing the best *you* … [Read more...] about 2019 Senior Games & Senior Olympics in the U.S.