The Senior Summer Olympics are coming up next week on Thursday, August 29th at the ROC at 1st Baptist Church. The 1k Race starts at 9:30 am and the Olympic Games start at 10 am.
In addition to the 1k race there will be bean bag toss, frisbee golf, nerf javelin, horshoe, washer pitching, scooter races, and wheelchair races.
Everyone will only compete in their own age group: 50-59, 60-69, 70-79, 80 and up. Also, if anyone is in a wheelchair/scooter or uses a walker or cane they will compete only with people in that category.
Call Karon Weatherman at 903-885-1661 or go by the Sulphur Springs Senior Citizens Center to pre-register for the event.