Come challenge yourself and challenge the world in the Huntsman World Senior Games in St. George, UT from October 8 through October 20, 2012. Since it began in 1987, the Huntsman World Senior Games has been a popular sports event for seniors around the world. The senior games are open to all seniors, men and women, ages 50 and older.
The senior games are a great way to celebrate good health and physical fitness. You no longer have to look at retirement with dread. You can look at it as the best days of your life. And, St. George UT is the perfect place to be to enjoy an active lifestyle.
The senior games also help promote health by giving seniors life saving health screenings for prostate and breast cancer, diabetes, glaucoma, high blood pressure, decreased bone density, elevated cholesterol and more. The screenings are provided by nurse volunteers from the St. George area.
Another big part of the senior games includes dances, concerts, and awards ceremonies.
Senior Games 2012 Activities:
Opening Ceremonies – Oct. 9, 2012, 7:00 pm – Hansen Stadium, Dixie State College
Western Dinner Dance – Oct. 11, 2012, 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm, Washington County Regional Park – Fairgrounds
Concert & Celebration – Oct. 16, 2012, 7:00 pm – Burns Arena, Dixie State College
Global Cup – Oct. 15 – 18, 2012
Health Screening – Wednesday, Oct. 10 – Friday, Oct. 12 and on Tuesday, Oct. 16 – Thursday, Oct. 18 – Dixie Center
Visit https://seniorgames.net for the daily schedule.