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Polk senior games get underway
Polk senior games get underway

Bartow, Florida -- Get ready for two weeks of athletic and recreational competitive events for men and women 50 years and over.

The Polk Senior Games kicks off Saturday, Feb. 23 and runs through March 11.

Individual, partner and team events include:

  • Badminton
  • Basketball 3 on 3
  • Basketball Shooting
  • Billiards 8 and 9 Ball,
  • Bocce, Party and Duplicate Bridge
  • Checkers
  • Chess
  • Cribbage
  • Ballroom and Social Dancing
  • Square Dancing
  • Darts
  • Euchre,
  • Field Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Casting
  • 18 Hole Golf
  • Putt & Chip
  • Horseshoes
  • Kayak
  • Lawn Bowling
  • Pepper
  • Pickleball
  • Punt Pass & Kick
  • Powerlifting
  • Racquetball
  • 5K Road Race
  • Scrabble
  • Senior Smarts
  • Rifle Shooting
  • Trap Shooting
  • Skeet Shooting
  • Shuffleboard
  • Softball
  • Sudoku
  • Swimming
  • Table Tennis
  • Track and Walking

Gold, silver and bronze medals are awarded by age divisions.

Scrabble will be held at the Mulberry Civic Center on Friday, March 8.

The Games end with a free Closing Celebration at The Lakeland Center featuring entertainment, special awards, goody bags, door prizes and more.

Daytime hours and locations throughout the county vary.

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