2019 National Senior Games - JUNE 14-25, 2019
Contact [email protected] for more information.
The National Senior Games is the largest multi-sport event in the world for senior athletes. It has been held every two years since 1987 at host cities from coast to coast, and most recently Birmingham, Alabama in 2017. Albuquerque, New Mexico is excited to play host to The Games in 2019! Men and women 50 and over qualify in even numbered years at sanctioned state games, and we hope to attract over 10,000 athletes to compete in 20 medal sports in the 2019 National Senior Games Presented by Humana. We are thrilled to be hosting this prestigious event and for the opportunity to deliver a great experience, showcase our amazing city and venues, and highlight the wonderful culture we have here in New Mexico!
We appreciate your interest in volunteering for the 2019 National Senior Games presented by Humana. With 10,000+ athletes from all over the country, more than 3,000 volunteers will be needed to make this event a huge success for Albuquerque.
WHEN: June 14-25, 2019
WHAT: Albuquerque is looking for energetic, dedicated individuals to volunteer for the 2019 National Senior Games. Albuquerque will host approximately 10,000 athletes, ages 50+, to compete in 20 different competition sports.
|Bowling||Power Walk||Softball||Track & Field|
REQUIREMENTS: Volunteer typically serve a minimum of 4 hours and will receive training as well as a t-shirt and admittance into the volunteer hospitality area.
***We require anyone age 15 or younger to be accompanied by an adult.
BENEFITS OF VOLUNTEERING:
- Build your resume and gain valuable event management skills
- Give back to your community and these hard-working inspiring athletes
- Share pride for your community with others
- Networking opportunities
- Meet new people
- Volunteer with your friends and HAVE FUN!
VOLUNTEERS WILL RECEIVE:
- 2019 National Senior Games volunteer t-shirt and handbook
- Volunteer hospitality will be available throughout shifts **If you have dietary allergies or restrictions please plan accordingly
|Albuquerque Convention Center||Badminton, Shuffleboard, Table Tennis, Volleyball|
|Albuquerque Regional Sports Complex||Softball|
|Atrisco Vista Blvd. (I-40 / Exit #153)||Cycling (5K & 10K Time Trials)|
|Balloon Fiesta Park||Archery, Power Walk (5K), Race Walk (5K), Road Race (5K)|
|Downtown Sports & Wellness||Racquetball|
|El Bosque (National Hispanic Cultural Center)||Road Race (10K)|
|Jerry Cline Tennis Center||Tennis|
|Los Altos Park||Horseshoes|
|Manzano Mesa Park & Multi-Gen Center||Pickleball|
|Midtown Sport & Wellness||Racquetball|
|Sandia Golf Club||Golf|
|Santa Ana Golf Club||Golf|
|Santa Ana Star Casino||Bowling|
|The Club at Las Campanas (Staging area)||Cycling (20K & 40K Road Races)|
|University of New Mexico Championship Golf Course||Golf|
|University of New Mexico Dreamsyle Arena||Basketball|
|University of New Mexico Dreamsyle Stadium||COA|
|University of New Mexico Track Field and Soccer Complex||Track & Field, Power Walk (1500M), Race Walk (1500M)|
|Volcano Vista High School||Basketball|
|West Mesa Aquatic Center||Swimming|
Visit our website National Senior Games Association for more information about competition and volunteering.
For additional questions regarding the 2019 National Senior Games presented by Humana, Please contact [email protected].