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Horseshoes

DATES

June 9, 2017 - June 14, 2017



LOCATION

Outdoor area near Uptown-2 blocks south of BJCC (across from The Southern Kitchen And Bar restaurant)
2301 Richard Arrington Jr. Blvd. N., Birmingham, AL 35203


EVENTS

Singles, Non-Ambulatory Singles



MISC INFORMATION

2017 Participant List: Please Click Here

Practice Information:

June 9: 10am – 3pm  (M/W 50-69)

June 12: 10am – 3pm  (M/W 70-100+)

Pitching Platform: A secure pitching area for athletes will be created for competition

Pit Information:

  • NHPA Approved Boxes will be used for competition
  • Kentucky Blue Clay will be used inside pits for competition


ENTRY REGULATIONS

Competitors must provide their own horseshoes.



QUALIFYING REQUIREMENTS

All first-, second-, third- and fourth-place winners at a 2016 NSGA qualifying games will qualify for the 2017 National Senior Games.



QUALIFYING REQUIREMENTS NON-AMBULATORY

1. All non-ambulatory athletes competing at a 2016 NSGA qualifying games will qualify for the 2017 National Senior Games.
 
2. Athletes who reside in a state that does not offer a non-ambulatory horseshoes event may qualify for horseshoes by meeting the "limited" event qualifying criteria in Rule D.


MEDALS / AWARDS

Awards will be presented for 1st through 8th place for each style within each age division. All medals and ribbons MUST be collected during the Games. The NSGA will not mail MEDALS or RIBBONS after the Games.

Horseshoes

2017 Horseshoes Pit

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2017 Horseshoes Athlete List

Version : April 9, 2017 
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2017 Horseshoes Competition Schedule

Version : May 15, 2017 


09 November 2017
Athlete of the Month
Alice Carroll, 85, Syracuse, New York In a way, Alice Carroll wishes she was one year older. The 85-year-old retired nurse from Syracuse, Ne...
07 November 2017
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25 September 2017
Athlete of the Month
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