7. Are the 2024 State Summer Games a National Qualifier for 2025’s NSGA Senior Games in Des Moines, Iowa?
Yes, this year’s State Summer Games will be the qualifying event for the NSGA Senior Games in 2025.
8. Where can I get Volunteer information about the 2024 State Summer Games?
9. Dates & Locations for the 2023 State Summer Games
2023 State Summer Games in Las Cruces, NM June 7-11th, 2023.
New Mexico Senior Olympics Summer Games features over 90 events in 27+ different sports (subject to change). There are 130+ communities and 15 Local Game Sites across the state encouraging a healthy lifestyle in mature adults 50+ and we encourage our State Senior Olympians to compete with their respected Local Senior Games, but all (National Qualifying) sports/events are open to out-of-state athletes and all athletes are not required to qualify thru locals.
10. How do I qualify for NMSO Team Tournaments?
For all State Team Tournaments, 3-on-3 Basketball, Softball and Volleyball, athletes are not required to pre-qualify locally for State competition. New Mexico is an “Open State” for out-of-state participants/teams. Athletes may register online or by printing a paper registration form.
11. Where can I find my Local Game Coordinator?
Contact information for Local Coordinators is found on our Local Games page.
12. Are the NM Senior Olympic Games open to out-of-state residents?
Yes, NM Senior Olympics now allows Out-of-State athletes into our Summer Games (only National Sports will be available for Out-of-State athletes to compete in).
13. Will there be Bowling events at the 2023 Summer Games in Las Cruces?
Because there is no Bowling facility in Las Cruces, the Bowling competition announcement will be coming soon for the 2023 Games.
14. Will there be a Triathlon event at the 2023 Summer Games?
Due to Budget constraints, NM Senior Olympics Ernesto Ramos State Summer Games will not offer Triathlon.