Clarksville Parks and Recreation Department
Clarksville, TN – Adults 50 and up can register now through May 6th for Clarksville Parks and Recreation’s 50 Plus Games. The mission of the 50 Plus Games is to encourage participants to maintain an active lifestyle and continue participation in sports and recreational activities through friendly, low-impact competition.
This year’s events will be May 13th-18th at venues across Clarksville, including Crow Community Center, Swan Lake Sports Complex, Pinnacle Family Entertainment Center, Austin Peay State University Foy Center, Ajax Turner Senior Citizen Center, D&D Black Light Mini Golf, Uffelman Estates, and Rossview High School track.
Competitors will face off for bragging rights, as well as medals in 28 events, including horseshoes, table tennis, track & field, bowling, basketball free throw, pickleball, 3D black light mini golf, and cycling.
Participants who register before April 20th qualify for the early bird rate of $25.00. The fee to register April 20th to May 6th is $30.00. Registration fee includes a complimentary swag bag, dinner ticket, and event T-shirt. Registration for bowling is an additional $6.50 per person, per event, and registration for mini golf is an additional $4.00 per person.
Additional t-shirts (sizes not guaranteed) are also available for purchase for $10.00 each, while supplies last.
50 Plus Games will begin with a reception at 10:00am Monday, May 13th at Uffelman Estates, 215 Uffelman Drive. A closing dinner and awards ceremony will feature a “Rock ‘n’ Roll through the Ages” theme and will begin at 5:30pm Saturday, May 18th at William O. Beach Civic Hall. One ticket for the closing dinner is included in the registration cost for participants, but an additional ticket for a guest may be purchased for $10.00 each per participant.
Volunteer scorekeepers are needed for each day of competition. No experience is necessary.
To register, volunteer, or to receive more information, please visit www.cityofclarksville.com/parksrec or contact the Clarksville Parks and Recreation at 931.645.7476.
As an alternative to online registration, hard copy registration forms are available at the Clarksville Parks and Recreation office at 102 Public Square or any City of Clarksville recreation center.
50 Plus Games is presented by the Clarksville Parks and Recreation and sponsored by Uffelman Estates, Tiny Town Villages, F&M Bank, Allstate Insurance Morford Agency, Austin Peay State University, Cumberland Bank & Trust, Pinnacle Family Entertainment Center, D&D Black Light Mini Golf, and Montgomery County.
About the Clarksville Parks and Recreation Department
The Clarksville Parks and Recreation Department offers a wide variety of recreational facilities and activities for all ages, maintains more than 700 acres of parks and facilities, provides 22 park facilities that offer a variety of amenities, including playgrounds, picnic areas, walking trails and pavilions or picnic shelters and maintains three community centers with year-round programming for youth, adults and seniors, as well as four public swimming pools
The Clarksville Parks and Recreation Department is located at 102 Public Square, Clarksville.
To learn more call 931.645.7476.