Athletes 40 years and over are reminded to register now for the National Senior Games 2012.
This Friday, March 16, registration for table tennis and basketball will come to a close, while registration for cycling will end on Saturday, March 24. Persons interested in participating in the 5k road race and the track and field events should register no later than Monday, March 26, and athletes registering for tennis and netball should do so by Thursday, March 29. The registration deadline for archery is Wednesday, April 11.
Registration forms for the events can be collected from, and returned to, the National Assistance Board, Murrell House, Country Road, St. Michael; the National Sports Council, My Lord’s Hill, St. Michael; Sports and Games Limited, Corner of Roebuck and James Street, St. Michael; the Barbados Olympic Association, Garfield Sobers Complex, Wildey, St. Michael; and the various sporting associations involved.
The National Senior Games, an initiative of the Ministry of Social Care, Constituency Empowerment and Community Development, will take place during April and will culminate on Saturday, April 21 with the track and field events, at the National Stadium, Waterford, St. Michael.