Sunflower State Games deadline approaching
The deadline to register for the 20th anniversary of the Sunflower State Games is Friday, July 10.
Participants in all sports except adult basketball, disc golf, equestrian barrels and poles, gymnastics and wrestling may register online at sunflowergames.com or by mail, fax or in the SSG office at 820 S. Kansas Ave. Topeka.
The deadline already has passed for adult basketball, disc golf, equestrian barrels and poles, gymnastics and wrestling.
Topeka will play host to the 20th annual sports festival July 10-26, completing its eight year in the Capital City. Kansans of all ages and skill levels can participate in any of 43 different sports. Fencing, gymnastics, junior rodeo, paintball and strongman join the lineup for new sports offered in the 2009 Games. All athletes and volunteers are invited to attend the Athlete and Volunteer Festival on Friday, July 17 at 6 p.m. at Hummer Sports Park.