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Bristol Senior Veterans Preparing for National Golden Age Games

Connecticut Senior Veterans Preparing for National Golden Age Games | Photo (c) News 8

News 8 Reports “In June of 2019, a group of Connecticut veterans ages 55 and up will travel to Anchorage, Alaska to compete in the National Golden Age Games. “The National Golden Age Games is the premiere fitness competition for veterans 55 years and older where they compete in a variety of sports,” explained Kelly Boscarino, the director of Chapter 126 Sports & Fitness in Bristol.

Every Thursday the veterans meet at Chapter 126 to hone their skills.

“So today our vets are going to be doing their indoor bocce, shuffleboard, table tennis,” Boscarino said.

Chapter 126 is a state-of-the art adaptive fitness center run by Oak Hill, Connecticut’s largest private provider of resources for people with disabilities and veterans.”

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