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2019 North Texas Senior Games at MSU
May 16 – 19 and June 2, 2019

North Texas Senior Games LogoWhat is the North Texas Senior Games?

Welcome to an exciting time in North Texas as we are ready to host this years North Texas Senior Games! With continued support and commitment by our partners & sponsors we couldn’t be happier to be your place to compete and challenge yourself the weekends of May 16 – 19, and June 2, 2019.

Understanding that an aspect of the National Senior Games Association mission is to help individuals strive to maintain healthy lifestyles and social relationships. Our North Texas Senior Games board feels it is important to promote and offer opportunities for individuals to participate in sports and recreational activities with other seniors. We are also looking forward to meeting and getting to know you all at our opening ceremony & athlete social on Friday evening at the parks & recreation 50+ Zone.

Anyone age 50+ can compete in basketball, billiards, bowling, dominoes/42, cycling (5k, 10k, 20k time trials), golf, horseshoes, pickleball, swimming, table tennis, tennis, track and field and washers.  Gold, silver and bronze medals will be awarded in each event and age group.

Registration runs from March 18 – May 10, 2019. The registration fee is $25, which includes an event shirt, two event entries and the evening social held Friday evening. Registering for more than two events will require an additional $4 fee per event (except for golf). There is an additional of $25 for all golf participants. Additional event shirts may be purchased for $10 each.

 
WHAT SPORTS ARE OFFERED?
Basketball, Billiards, Bowling, Cycling, Dominoes, Golf, Horseshoes, Pickleball, Swimming, Tennis, Track & Field, and much more. See entire list here.
LOCATION OF THE GAMES

Many of our events will be held on the MSU campus including D.L. Ligon Coliseum, The Wellness Center, MSU Tennis Courts, and recreational ares. Bowling will take place at Village Bowl, golf at the Champions Course at Weeks Park, Swimming at The Wellness Center @ North Texas Rehab and track & field at Garnett track behind McNiel Junior High.

All of the events and facilities are very close in proximity, will have efficient water and restroom facilities, medical support as needed, and seating for spectators. Read more here.
VOLUNTEERS

Volunteers are still needed in some areas. If interested contact Dr. Sandy Shawver and asked how you can help.

CONTACT US

For more information contact Dr. Sandy Shawver at sandra.shawver@msutexas.edu or call (940) 397-4941

National Senior Games Association
2019 National Senior Games
 
 

2019 National Senior Games The North Texas Senior Games is a local event under the umbrella of the National Senior Games Association.  We are a member of the Texas Senior Games Association helping to promote active and healthy lifestyles through the different local and state sponsored events. The 2019 National Senior Games will be held in Albuquerque in June. We want to wish all qualified athletes going to compete at the national games the best of luck!  
Attached is the State Senior Games Directory of qualifying state senior games sponsored by the NSGA. You may also click on the NSGA link for more information.

You may also click on the NSGA link for more information.