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28 May 2015

National Senior Games in Minnesota

For the week of May 31, 2015

National Senior Games Co-Chairs Dave Mona and Susan Adams Loyd discuss bringing the games to Minnesota.

  • Part 1

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    (1:07) History of the National Senior Games; (2:37) How Susan got involved in the games; (4:30) How Dave got involved in the games; (5:29) Number of athletes and spectators; (6:53) The planning process for the MN games; (9:38) The athletes participating in the games

  • Part 2

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     (:19) How Susan became a senior athlete and her advice to other seniors interested in joining; (4:10) Susan’s training and coaching; (5:08) Where the NSG competitions are held; (6:22) Minnesota’s senior health; (8:57) Favorite events and athletes to look for; (10:42) Volunteers for the event; (11:47) Marketing Minnesota for the event
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