Games News

  • The Games Come to a Close

    The last volleyball has bounced to the floor and the final toss to first for the third out has been thrown. The crack of the starting pistol and the splash from the starting blocks are now a memory. The thunk of the arrow finding the heart of the target and ...

  • Friday Is In The Books

    Friday, October 14 is complete with many events finishing their competitions.

    Saturday will see the Games themselves come to an end. Competition will continue and end in the following events:

    Basketball 5-on-5 - Men
    Shooting Benchrest

    Once the final ball drops and disk is pushed the Games ...

  • Thursday Comes To A Close

    Thursday, October 12 saw more blue skies and great competition.

    The Global Cup came to a close in front of a full house at Desert Hills High School with Russia once again coming out on top. The dominant team went the entire tournament without giving up a single set in ...

  • Global Cup Finals Thursday

    The 50+ Global Cup – World Senior Volleyball Championships taking place tonight, Thursday, October 13, at Desert Hills High School will be broadcast locally on TDS cable channel 22. For those outside the area, it will be simulcast on the internet at:

    The bronze medal match begins ...

  • Competition Done for Wednesday

    It was another great day for senior sports at the Huntsman World Senior Games.

    Competition continues in the following sports on Thursday, October 13:

    Basketball 5-on-5 - Men
    Shotgun Sports
    Shooting Benchrest

    The Global Cup will also continue with tournament play in the morning ...

  • Jose Canseco Takes Part In Games

    Long-time Major League Baseball star, Jose Canseco is participating in the Huntsman World Senior Games this year as a competitor. His team, Ballingham Golf and Turf have won their first two games in the tournament. 

    Canseco will be holding a homerun exhibition at Snow Canyon High School Baseball Field on ...

  • Tuesday Ends with Concert & Celebration

    A beautiful, sunny day and an amazing concert took place on Tuesday, October 11.

    Neil Diamond – The Tribute featuring Rob Garret and the K.O.D Band rocked the Burns Arena and a near capacity crowd with music from one of Rock-n-Roll’s greats. The crowd was high energy, on their feet ...

  • A Moment of Silence for a Fallen Friend

    Tuesday, October 11 began with a moment of silence for a fallen friend.

    Monday afternoon, October 10, Tony Buldo, a rancher from Visalia, California, passed away from complications of a heart condition. When he went down he was immediately attended to by a first aid professional and EMTs were called ...

  • Monday Competition Over

    Monday, October 10, is completed. Competition began in Bowling, Horseshoes and Shotgun Sports among others. The Global Cup began today as well.

    Tuesday will see competition in the following sports:

    Basketball 5-on-5 - Men
    Golf - Medal Golf
    Mountain Bike
    Shotgun Sports
    Shooting Benchrest


  • Sunday Is Big Check-In Day

    Sunday, October 9, saw almost 1700 athletes make their way through the Dixie Center to pick up their ID Badge, Athlete Shirt and Athlete Bag. It was a big day in what is shaping up to be a big year.

    Competition will begin or resume for the following sports on ...

  • First Week Is In The Books

    The first week of competition is in the books. Sunday, October 9, check-in will continue along with several opportunities to celebrate the Games 30th Anniversary. The Dixie Center is open from 9:00 AM to 9:00 PM to allow the maximum number of athletes the chance to receive their ID Badge ...

  • Day 5 Competition

    Friday, October 7 saw the finals for Archery 3D as well as Bridge. Saturday events continue with:

    Basketball 3-on-3 – Men
    Basketball Shoot
    Cowboy Action Shooting
    Lawn Bowls

    Health Screenings are available for ...

  • Results Available for Multiple Sports

    As events come to a close and medals are awarded, results fill be found on the Results Page.

  • Day 4 of Competition

    Another beautiful day at the Huntsman World Senior Games. Blue skies and great competition were the rules of the day.

    Sports continue on Friday, October 7, with the following:

    Archery - 3D
    Basketball 3-on-3 - Men
    Cowboy Action Shooting
    Lawn Bowls

  • Day 3 of Competition

    Wednesday, Oct. 5 saw more sunshine and great play in a wide variety of sports. One of the many highlights of the day was the Hall of Fame Induction Banquet. This year's inductees were Harriet Brin, Greg Close, Ed and Joan Eliason, Norm and Kathy Frable, Ron Hager, Doris Hutchings, ...

  • Opening Ceremonies Ends With A Bang

    The Huntsman World Senior Games Opening Ceremonies ended with a bang on Tuesday night, the bang of fireworks and the enthusiasm of an inspired crowd. The evening began with the Parade of Athletes with thousands of competitors from around the world making their way into Legend Solar Stadium at Dixie State ...

  • Day 1 of Competition

    Monday, October 3, was the first day of competition for the 30th anniversary Huntsman World Senior Games. Clear skies and cool temperatures were the rule of the day as Softball, Track & Field and Table Tennis along with many other sports kicked off today.

    In the Road Race – 10K, ...

  • First Day of Check-in Complete

    The first day of check-in is done and in the books as the Dixie Center closed and locked it's doors at 9:00 PM. The day saw 3,208 people make their way through the process of receiving their ID Badge, Athlete Shirt and Athlete Bag. Check - in continues through the Games ...

  • Athletes Must Check-In

    Check-In: Prior to your first scheduled event, you must check-in at the Dixie Center, St. George. Each individual must check-in personally. A photo ID showing your date of birth will be required. At check-in you will receive your ID Badge, $10 Dinner Ticket, Official Games Shirt and Welcome Bag. ...

  • 30th Anniversary Celebration

    You’ve probably heard by now, but this year is kind of a big deal for the Huntsman World Senior Games. In 2016 we celebrate three decades of fostering worldwide peace, health and friendship. That’s 30 years of world-class ...

  • Piano Guys to Perform While Athletes in Town

    St. George-  There will be a benefit concert to help raise funds for the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Utah. A portion of every ticket will be donated to the Charity. The Piano Guys whose videos have ...

  • Some Sport Schedules Available

    As the first day of competition approaches, Sport Schedules are being made available. Volunteer Sports Directors are currently working on providing schedules to the athletes. As they are completed, they will be posted to the Games Schedules Page on the website.

  • Games Continues Partnership with Hyland's


    Huntsman World Senior Games Partners with Hyland’s Leg Cramps

    The Huntsman World Senior Games today announced its continued sponsorship with Hyland’s, a manufacturer of homeopathic medicines for over 100 years.  Beginning this year, ...

  • Debbie Meyer To Speak at Ceremonies

    The Opening Ceremonies, one of the highlights of the Huntsman World Senior Games, take place at 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, October 4, on the campus of Dixie State University at the newly named Legend Solar Stadium.  A perennial ...

  • Concert & Celebration Features Diamond Tribute

    WHAT: Huntsman World Senior Games Concert & Celebration
    WHEN: October 11 at 7:00 pm
    WHERE: Dixie State College Burns Arena

    This year the Huntsman World Senior Games celebrates its 30th year. To commemorate this "Diamond Anniversary" the Games has invited, direct from Las Vegas, Neil Diamond - The Tribute, ...

  • Shotgun Sports is Now Closed

    As the Huntsman World Senior Games continue to grow, it becomes more and more common that sports and divisions within sports reach their participation caps before the general closing date of September 1. Shotgun Sports has done ...

  • Games Wins Best of State

    St. George - The Best of State organization recently recognized the Huntsman World Senior Games as the best sporting event in the State ...

  • Wow! Pickleball Closes in Record Time

    There is a craze that is sweeping the nation right now and it is called Pickleball. Players both young and old, are discovering this fun, volleying sport that is as much about the social aspect as it is about the competition.


  • Registration Now Open

    March 1, for the past several years, has marked the day that the Huntsman World Senior Games opens its doors to accept registrations from Athletes dn Official Fans. This year, at 12:00:01 a.m., Tuesday morning, the switch was flipped and registration officially opened. 

    “It’s amazing how fast registrations come in ...

  • Games Wins National Award

    Huntsman World Senior Games Wins National Award

    The Huntsman World Senior Games was awarded the Excellence in Games Promotion Media Award by the National Senior Games Association. The award was presented in a ceremony ...