Clarksville, TN – Adults at least 50-years-old can register now until May 3rd for the 2013 Clarksville 50-Plus Olympics. This year’s events will be held May 14th-18th at various locations around Clarksville, including The Pinnacle Bowling Center, The Swan Lake Sports Complex and Golf Course, The Indoor Aquatic Center at New Providence and The Kleeman Community Center. Competitors will face off for bragging rights, as well as medals in more than 20 challenging events, which include shuffleboard, tennis, track, golf, bowling, basketball free throw, pickle ball and indoor swimming events.The Clarksville 50-Plus Olympics will begin with an opening reception at 11:00am on Tuesday, May 14th, at The Pinnacle Bowling Center located at 430 Warfield Boulevard. The closing dinner and awards ceremony will feature a funky, Woodstock theme and will be held at 5:30pm on Saturday, May 18th at Uffelman Estates, located at 215 Uffelman Drive. Dinner tickets are included in the registration cost, but for others who would like to attend the dinner and award ceremony, a $10 ticket may be purchased at the Parks and Recreation office.
Participants who register on or before April 29th qualify for the Early Bird Rate of $20. Cost to register April 30th through May 3rd is $25. Certain events such as golf or bowling may have an additional fee. Registration fee includes complimentary 50 Plus Olympics t-shirt.
Registration forms are available at the Parks and Recreation office at 102 Public Square or any of our three community centers. A printable version of the registration form can be found at www.cityofclarksville.com/50plusolympics. The 2013 Clarksville 50-Plus Olympics are sponsored by The Pinnacle Bowling Center, Clarksville Parks & Recreation, Oasis In-Home Care, Uffleman Estates, The Bone & Joint Group, 1400 WJZM, Clarksville Sports Network, Lamar Advertising and The Leaf Chronicle.
For more details on the 2013 Clarksville 50-Plus Olympics, please contact the Clarksville Parks and Recreation at (931) 645-7476 or visit www.cityofclarksville.com/50plusolympics.