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Athlete of the Month
Each month, NSGA selects an interesting athlete to highlight from the vast diversity of people who participate in National Senior Games. These stories demonstrate the spirit of The Games and the benefits of fitness, fun and fellowship that athletes enjoy through their competitive efforts. Everyone has a story to share -... what's yours?
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"A True Team Player" April 2013 Athlete of the Month

"A True Team Player" April 2013 Athlete of the Month
HUMANA Hero: Helen White, 59, Arlington, Virginia A True Team Player Spectators at the recent NCAA Division 1 women's basketball regional semi-finals at Old Dominion University in Norfolk, Virginia were treated to a special halftime show at games featuring Notre Dame vs. Kansas and Duke vs. Nebraska. You might say it was "one for the ages" as members of the NOVA United Senior Women's Basketball As...
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"Senior Games are Keeping Me Alive" March 2013 Athlete of the Month

"Senior Games are Keeping Me Alive" March 2013 Athlete of the Month
HUMANA Hero: Hazel Trexler-Campbell, 90, Salisbury, North Carolina "Senior Games are Keeping Me Alive" Sports have always been a saving grace for Hazel Trexler-Campbell of Salisbury, NC. "If I hadn't played basketball in high school I would have flunked out. It kept me interested and active and helped me stay involved until I graduated. I still wear my class ring today." The 90 year old will ...
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"Persistance, Thy Name is Rick Muth" February 2013 Athlete of the Month

"Persistance, Thy Name is Rick Muth" February 2013 Athlete of the Month
HUMANA Hero: Rick Muth, 63, Orange County, California Persistance, Thy Name is Rick Muth Rick Muth of Orange County, California is a runner. Boy, is he a runner. Muth, 63, missed the California Senior Games but was determined to qualify for the National Senior Games. He had business in Charlotte, NC so he figured he would take a tree hopper to Charleston, WV where the West Virginia games were taki...
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27 June 2016
News and Events
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FRANKLIN, Tennessee, June 27, 2016 – The National Senior Games Association (NSGA) visited the 36th Tennessee Senior Olympics State Finals to...
10 June 2016
News and Events
Press Releases
GREELEY, Colorado, June 10, 2016 – The National Senior Games Association (NSGA) visited the Celebration of Athletes kick-off event for the 2...
10 June 2016
Personal Best Tour Blogs
The 2016 Personal Best health and wellness initiative took to the road with a presentation to 60-year-old Colorado athlete Tom McAdam at the...
11 May 2016
Athlete of the Month
HUMANA Hero: Jerry Lindsay, 79 Las Vegas, Nevada Roll Playing Sooner or later, Jerry Lindsay finds himself in the middle of the action. “I’v...