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GOLDEN VALLEY, Minn. - If you think intense athletic competition is only for the young, think again.

Those 50 plus can now register for this summer's Minnesota Senior Games, which is a qualifier for the 2015 National Senior Games to be held here in Minnesota.

2015 National Senior Games Co-Chair Dave Mona and Tennis Chair Mark Mudra joined KARE 11 News @ 4 to share more.

The following are the sports that are featured at the games.

ARCHERYCompound Fingers, Compound Release, Barebow Compound Recurve, Barebow Recurve
BADMINTONSingles, Doubles, Mixed Doubles
BASKETBALLThree on Three Half Court
BOWLINGSingles, Doubles, Mixed Doubles, Non-Ambulatory Singles
CYCLING5K, 10K (Time Trials), 20K, 40K (Road Races)
GOLF54-Hole Scratch Play
HORSESHOESSingles, Non-Ambulatory Singles
PICKLEBALLSingles, Doubles, Mixed Doubles
RACE WALK1500, 5000 Meter
RACQUETBALLSingles, Doubles, Mixed Doubles
ROAD RACE5K, 10K
SHUFFLEBOARDSingles, Doubles, Non-Ambulatory Singles
SOFTBALLTeam Softball
SWIMMINGBackstroke: 50-, 100-, 200-Yard
Breaststroke: 50-, 100-, 200-Yard
Butterfly: 50-, 100-Yard
Freestyle: 50-, 100-, 200-, 500-Yard
Individual Medley: 100-, 200-Yard (four strokes)
TABLE TENNISSingles, Doubles, Mixed Doubles
TENNISSingles, Doubles, Mixed Doubles
TRACK & FIELD50, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1500 Meter, 4 x 100 Relay
Discus, Hammer Throw, High Jump, Javelin, Long Jump,
Pole Vault, Shot Put, Triple Jump
TRIATHLONSwimming: 400M Freestyle
Cycling: 20K
Road Race: 5K
VOLLEYBALLTeam Volleyball

Here is a link to their FAQS

Click here for more information about Minnesota Senior Games

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