|The National Senior Games comes off this Saturday, June 29. (FP)??|
This Saturday, June 29, this island’s senior athletes will heat up the track at the National Stadium, as they compete in the annual National Senior Games.
From 8:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m., Barbadians 40 years and over, will display their prowess in a number of track and field events, while cycling, a children’s race and other novelty races will be featured during the day.
Spectators will also have an opportunity to receive free health checks from the Diabetes Association; the Heart and Stroke Foundation; and the Barbados Cancer Society. Representatives of Seven Seas Limited will also be on hand to provide information on their products and give samples of their supplements. There will also be a play area for children.
Tickets may be obtained from C S Pharmacy, Broad Street, Bridgetown; Carlton Supermarket, Black Rock, St. Michael; Emerald City Supermarket, Six Roads, St. Philip; Fisherman’s Pub, Speightstown, St. Peter; Joe’s Pharmacy, Oistins, Christ Church and Sports and Games (B’dos) Ltd, Corner James & Roebuck Streets, Bridgetown.
Persons are advised to purchase their tickets early for a chance to win one of the many door prizes, which include a one-night stay at the Divi Southwinds Beach Resort; dinner for two at the Hilton Barbados and breakfast for two at Accra Beach Hotel and Spa.