Minnesota Senior Games Return To St. Cloud

Minnesota Senior Games Return To St. Cloud Click to Enlarge Photo: Minnesota Senior Games/Facebook

(KNSI) - St. Cloud will be hosting the Minnesota Senior Games for the next two years.

Registration is officially open for the 2019 Senior Games around the St. Cloud area on August 1st through the 4th.

The Senior Games is an athletic competition with over 20 different events for athletes age 50 and older.

When the games were in St. Cloud in 2016, more than 600 athletes took part.

Events are broken out by age group and take place all over Central Minnesota.

The Minnesota Senior Games event is a member of the National Senior Games Association, a non-profit organization dedicated to motivating active adults to lead healthy lifestyles through the Senior Games movement.

2019 is not a national qualifying year, but it's a great opportunity to practice events in preparation for the qualifying year in 2020, which will also be held in St. Cloud.

Regestration for the games is open until July 26th. To register, click here.

The games are free for the public to come watch.

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