Clarksville, TN – Adults at least 50-years-old can register now through Monday, May 5th, 2014 for Clarksville’s 50-Plus Olympics.
This year’s events will be held May 13th-17th at various locations around Clarksville, to include the Pinnacle Bowling Center, Swan Lake Sports Complex, Indoor Aquatic Center at New Providence, Rossview High School track, Crow Community Center and Kleeman Community Center.
Competitors will face off for bragging rights, as well as medals in 20 challenging events, which include shuffleboard, tennis, track, 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 13th, at The Pinnacle Bowling Center located at 430 Warfield Boulevard.
The closing dinner and awards ceremony will feature a sophisticated, Oscar theme and will be held at 5:30pm on Saturday, May 17th at the Wilma Rudolph Event Center at Liberty Park. Dinner tickets are included in the registration cost, but for others who would like to attend the dinner and award ceremony, a $10.00 ticket may be purchased at the Clarksville Parks and Recreation office.
Participants who register on or before April 25th qualify for the Early Bird Rate of $20.00. Cost to register April 26th through May 5th is $25.00. Registration fee includes complimentary event t-shirt and dinner ticket.
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 online at www.cityofclarksville.com/50plusolympics .
Clarksville’s 50-Plus Olympics are sponsored by Uffelman Estates, The Pinnacle Bowling Center, Clarksville Parks and Recreation, Lamar Advertising, and The Leaf Chronicle.
For more details on Clarksville’s 50-Plus Olympics, please contact the Clarksville Parks and Recreation Department at 931.645.7476 or visit www.cityofclarksville.com/50plusolympics .