May 31st -June 5, 2012 in St. Louis, MO
Athletes at the Arch
The 26th National Veterans Golden Age Games will be held in St. Louis, MO! The Games will be held May 31 – June 5 offering exciting competition for Veterans age 55 and older who receive care at the VA.
More than 700 Veterans have registered to compete in this national event, which is one of the premier senior adaptive rehabilitation programs in the United States. It is the only national multi-event sports and recreational seniors’ competition program designed to improve the quality of life for all older Veterans, including those with a wide range of abilities and disabilities.
The National Veterans Golden Age Games is also one of the most progressive and adaptive rehabilitative senior sports programs in the world, offering 14 different sports and recreational activities including:
- Event Director: Dewayne Vaughan, 202-632-7138
- Local Host Coordinator: Maura Campbell, 314-894-6113
- Media Contact: Anthony Hardman, 734-845-5059
Interested in creative arts or attending a sports clinic? Check out these VA sponsored special events that are coming up soon.