Registration now open for Abq. 50+games | Sports & Recreation
Registration for the Albuquerque 50+ Games (formerly the Senior Olympics) for April and May is now open.
Athletes ages 50 and over have a variety of 24 different events that they can compete in.
Some April events include a 5K race walk, road race, racquetball, badminton and archery. May events include cycling, golf, tennis, horseshoes and track and field. The deadlines for registration are April 1 and May 1.
All types of athletic abilities are welcome and if you win in your age category you are eligible to compete in the State Senior Olympics in Las Cruces from July 27-31.
Pick up your registration forms at the Palo Duro and Los Volcanes 50+ Sports and Fitness Center, or in any 50+ Sports and Fitness catalog. There is a $25 registration fee, which includes a t-shirt and your membership to the Department of Senior Affairs.
For more information call 880-2800.