16 February 2017
Entries for the final round of sports on offer at the 16th Australian Masters Games in Tasmania’s North West in October 2017 will open next week, on Tuesday 21 February.
Get your crew together and start finalising plans for your trip to Tassie – there is a sport on offer for everyone!
The full list of sports being held at the 16th Australian Masters Games is below, and we welcome participants of all abilities and standards, so long as you meet the minimum age criteria. In most sport this is 30 years, but there are some variations (e.g. swimming is 18 years and gymnastics is 20 years) – click here to check details for your sport.
To see the full schedule of sports, click here.
TASSIE TIMES: 90-year-old Heather Lee broke a world record at the athletics track, two mates from Victoria started their #16AMG tennis campaign in Burnie and hockey is more than just a sport.
Two friends Alan Cooney and Paul Kirby are competing at their first Australian Masters Games in Tasmania’s North West, and hoping their bodies hold together so they can enjoy a big week of tennis.
Heather Lee has set a world record* and won gold in the women’s 3000m walk for the 90+ age group clocking 24:56:97 in Penguin at the 16th Australian Masters Games staged in Tasmania’s North West.