master-athlete-challengeOWENSBORO, Ky. (6/2/14) — The 2014 Masters Athletic Challenge will be held June 4 - 21 in Daviess County and will feature racquetball, tennis, billiards, golf, swimming, bowling and cycling.

Formerly known as the Green River Regional Senior Games, this annual event promotes physical fitness and healthy competition among area residents age 50 and above.

The schedule is as follows:

  • 7:30 a.m. Wednesday, June 4 – Racquetball (at Athenian YMCA)

  • 8 a.m. Thursday, June 5 – Tennis (at Moreland Park)

  • 10 a.m. Thursday, June 5 – Billiards (at Munday Activity Center)

  • 7:30 a.m. Friday, June 6 – Golf (at Panther Creek Golf Course)

  • 12 p.m. Saturday, June 7 – Swimming (at Owensboro HealthPark)

  • 11:30 a.m. Thursday, June 12 – Bowling (at Diamond Lanes South)

  • 9 a.m. Saturday, June 21 – Cycling (at Panther Creek Park)

The cost to participate is $5 per event; however, additional fees are required for golf ($25) and bowling ($13). This year’s games are being sponsored by Owensboro Health, Methodist Hospital, Daviess County Fiscal Court, Owensboro Parks & Recreation, YMCA and AARP.

“Masters Athletic Challenge is designed for individuals of all skill levels,” said coordinator Leslie Wilson, with GRADD. “Participants can even qualify to compete in the Kentucky State Senior Games in Frankfort this fall.”

Registration forms with complete details are available at the GRADD office, area senior citizen centers and local sporting goods stores; or you may register online at www.GRADD.com/MAC.

For more information, please contact Leslie Wilson at (270) 926-4433.

SurfKY News
Information provided by Woody Maglinger

e-max.it: your social media marketing partner

LIKE SurfKY on Facebook - Click here to LIKE us now.

© Copyright 2015 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission. SurfKY News encourages you to share this story on social media.

Posted on 2/2/14
1 DOW 18,011.94
-28.43 (-0.16%)    
2 S&P 2,109.60
-2.13 (-0.10%)    
3 NASDAQ 5,076.52
-6.41 (-0.13%)    

Most Read This Week

May 27, 2015 7408

VIDEO: Sparks Fly Over Hanson Rezoning Issue

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 30, 2015 7032

Study of Virus Attack on Cancer Sees Success

by Julie Heflin
May 28, 2015 6519

Four Charged with Burglary for Entering Elderly…

by SurfKY News
May 27, 2015 4256

Midnight Ride on Rabbit Ridge Ends in Jail

by SurfKY News
May 27, 2015 3788

Crime Stoppers Top Most Wanted - May 27, 2015

by Crime Stoppers

Most Read This Month

May 15, 2015 11316

New Madisonville Business In Full Operation Soon

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 23, 2015 9324

Missing 5-Year-Old Boy Found

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News

Stories Trending Now

June 01, 2015 1440

Authorities Discover Meth Lab While Assisting…

by SurfKY News
May 31, 2015 1362

Hopkins District Court Fines Handed Down

by SurfKY News
June 01, 2015 1212

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports Released -…

by SurfKY News
May 31, 2015 1085

Survivors, Caregivers, Supporters Gather for…

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
June 01, 2015 980

Human Relations Coordinator Identifies Possible…

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
June 02, 2015 910

Two Muhlenberg Women Injured in Collision

by SurfKY News
June 02, 2015 799

Hopkins County Misdemeanor Indictments

by SurfKY News
June 01, 2015 780

Dawson Springs Police Reports Released

by SurfKY News
May 31, 2015 734

Muhlenberg County High School Holds 2015…

by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
June 02, 2015 712

Woman Charged with Falsely Reporting Kidnapping

by SurfKY News