Specific Event Information

Golf:

Date /Time: Thursday, August 3, 8:00 a.m. (shotgun start)
Location : Meadowlark Hills Golf Course, 3300 30th Ave.
1. In accordance with NSGA rules, men will tee off of the
white tees. This is based upon the minimum slope rating
required. Women will stay at the red tees.
2. The tournament will be conducted in accordance with
USGA rules.
3. Golfers must provide their own equipment (carts provided).(There is a $31 Facility Fee payable the day of, on site.  The $31 covers green fees, cart and range balls, as well as a lunch.)

Table Tennis (Doubles, Mixed Doubles & Singles):
Date /Time: Thursday, August 3
Doubles:10:00 a.m.; Mixed Doubles: 11:00 a.m.; Singles: 12:00
p.m. (Times may be slightly adjusted)
Location : Sunrise Middle School, 4611 Avenue N
1. All table tennis matches will be conducted in accordance
with US Table Tennis Association rules.
2. Play shall consist of three or five game match depending
on pool size.


Disc (Frisbee) Golf:
Date /Time: Thursday, August 3, 1:30 p.m.
Location : Centennial Park, 11th Street & 7th Ave.
1. P.D.G.A. rules apply.
2. The lowest score through 18 holes determines the winner.

Track & Field:
Date /Time: Thursday, August 3, *4:30 p.m.
and Friday, August 4, *8:30 a.m. (*see event times on entry
form)
Location : Kearney High School, 2702 West 11th Street
1. All track and field events will be governed in general by
standard recommended rules by USA Track and Field.
2. Shot puts, discus, and softballs will be supplied as needed.
3. Athletes must provide their own javelin.
4. Athletes who participate in a track event and a field event
that occur at the same time, should compete in the track
event first and then report directly over to their field event.

Badminton (Doubles, Mixed Doubles & Singles):
Date /Time: Friday, August 4
Doubles: 10:00 a.m.; Mixed Doubles: 11:30 a.m.; Singles: 1:30 p.m. (Times may be slightly adjusted)
Location : Sunrise Middle School, 4611 Avenue N
1. The tournament is governed by USBA rules.
2. Natural feathered shuttlecocks will be provided.

Tennis (Doubles, Singles & Mixed Doubles):
Date /Time: Doubles: Fri., August 4 1:30 p.m. & Sat., August
5, 8:00 a.m.; Singles: Sat., August 5, 8:00 a.m.; Mixed
Doubles: Sat., August 5, 2:00 p.m. & Sun., August 6, 8:00
a.m. if necessary.
Location : Harmon Courts, 5th Ave. & 33rd St.
Facility information : Outdoor, hard surface courts.
1. All tennis matches will be conducted in accordance with US
Tennis Association rules except as noted.
2. Athletes must provide their own racquets.
3. Format will be based on the number of players.
4. Attempts will be made to schedule in such a manner to
avoid conflicts for players competing in singles and doubles.
5. Matches shall consist of two sets using regular scoring.
Ties will be broken using a “match” tie-breaker (first to 10,
win by 2).

RACQUETBALL (Singles):        

Date /Time: Friday, August 4
Singles: 2:00 p.m.
Location: Kearney Family YMCA, 4500 6th Ave.
1. The tournament is governed by USRA rules.
2. Lensed eye-wear designed for racquet sports is mandatory.           3. Play shall consist of best 2 out of 3 games.

BOWLING (Mixed Doubles, Doubles & Singles):
Date /Time: Mixed Doubles: Fri., August 4, 3:00 p.m.;
Women’s & Men’s Doubles: Sat., August 5, 11:00 a.m.;
Women’s & Men’s Singles: Sat., August 5, 2:00 p.m.
Location : Big Apple Fun Center, 500 W. 4th Avenue.
1. This tournament will be governed by the United State Bowling Congress.
2. Scratch format for doubles and singles.
3. Singles, Doubles, and Mixed Doubles participants will bowl
one set of three games. Winners determined by total pins in
three games.
4. Age division is determined by the youngest partner.
5. House balls/shoes will be available at competitor’s expense.
(There is a $1/game facility fee, paid the day of, on site.)

5 & 10 Kilometer Road Race:
Date /Time: 5K: Saturday, August 5, 7:30 a.m.
10K: Sunday, August 6, 7:30 a.m.
Location : 5K Yanney Park, 10K Cottonmill Park
Course : Relatively flat, asphalt, concrete trail.
1. Road race will be conducted in accordance with USAT&F
rules.

Cycling (5K & 10K time trials - 20K & 40K Road Races):
Date /Time: Saturday, August 5
5K: 7:00 a.m.    40K: 8:30 a.m.
Sunday, August 6
10K: 7:00 a.m.    20K: 8:30a.m.   Location : The Archway, 3060 East 1st Street
1. U.S.C.F. rules apply. (exception no fixed gear bicycles)
2. Helmets are required. (Must conform with USA Triathlon
regulations)
3. Starting times for time trials will be at equal intervals.
4. Road race will be mass start with intervals by age division.

Swimming:
Date /Time: Sat., August 5, 9:00 a.m. (warm-up 8:30 a.m.).
Location : Harmon Pool, 7th Ave. & 31st St.
Facility information : Outdoor pool, heated, 50 meters,
seven lanes, starting blocks, non-turbulent lane ropes.
1. US Master Swimming rules will govern this meet.
2. All swimming events will be timed finals.
3. Any swimmer who uses improper methods in order to gain
advantage will be disqualified from that event.

3-On-3 Half Court Basketball:
Date /Time: Saturday, August 5, 1:00 p.m.
Location : Sunrise Middle School, 4611 Avenue N
1. Teams must be all of one gender.
2. Age divisions determined by the youngest team member.
3. Tournament format based on the number of teams. Two
games guaranteed.
4. Games shall consist of two 15-minute halves, running
clock, except for the last two minutes of each half.
5. A complete list of rules are available on request.

Basketball Free-Throw & Hot Shot:
Date /Time: Saturday, August 5, 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Location : Sunrise Middle School, 4611 Avenue N
1. Free-throw shooters will take 25 shots.
2. Free-throw ties will be broken by who made the most consecutive shots.
3. Females, 70 & over, will shoot one foot closer.
4. Hot Shot has a one minute time limit. Two attempts per
person.
5. Four hot shot spots ranging from 2-5 points. Points correspond with the distance of the shot. Seven bonus points for making a shot from all four spots.
6. Hot shot ties will be broken according to who made the
most fives, and secondly by the most fours, etc...
7. In addition to placing in age groups, the top four scorers
overall in both the free-throw and hot shot, will advance to a
single elimination tournament.

Pickleball (Doubles, Mixed Doubles & Singles):
Date /Time: Doubles: Saturday, August 5, 5:00 p.m.; Mixed Doubles: Sunday, August 6, 7:30 a.m.; Singles: Sunday, August 6, 1:00 p.m. (Times may be slightly adjusted)
Location : Kearney Catholic High School, 110 East 35th Street
1. Play shall consist of a three game match to 11 or one game to 21 depending on pool size.
2. Pickleball raquets available for use.
3. USA Pickleball Association rules will be followed.

Horseshoes:
Date /Time: Sunday, August 6, 1:00 p.m.
Location : Buffalo County Fairgrounds, 35th St. and Ave. N.
1. All matches will be conducted in accordance with the
National Horseshoe Pitching Association rules except as
modified herein.
2. Some horseshoes will be available for use but competitors
are encouraged to provide their own.

Trap Shooting (Open Event):

Date/Time: Saturday, August 5, 6:00pm

Location : Fort Kearny Shooting Sports Complex, 115th & Poole Ave.

1. Participants must bring their own fire arm and shells.

2. Participants will shoot 100 Trap; medals will be given to 1st-3rd place winners overall (no age or gender divisions).

3. A facility fee of $24.00 must be paid at the event site prior to the start of the event.  This includes the facility use and rock. 

4. American Trap Association rules will be followed.

 

FREE EVENTS:

The following are free, participatory events.  Registration is still required, but participants will not receive a t-shirt if registering only for these events.  However, t-shirts can be purchased at check-in if desired. 

FREE EVENTS ARE AT THE PETERSON SENIOR ACTIVITY CENTER (2020 WEST 11th STREET).

PITCH TOURNAMENT:

DATE/TIME: Thursday, August 3

5:00pm-Taco Feed, 6:00pm-Pitch Tournament

  1. 10 point pitch tournament, both partners must register.
  2. All age groups will compete together.
  3. $3.00 Taco Feed, prior to tournament.

 

WELLNESS WALK:

DATE/TIME: Thursday, August 3, 8:00pm

COURSE: Easy walking course circling Yanney Park/Yanny Lake.  Approximately 1.5 miles in length. Start/Finish at Peterson Senior Activity Center.

 

GENTLE YOGA:

DATE/TIME: Friday, August 4, 1:00pm

  1. Chair supported class that improves range of motion; move as fast or slow as participant wants. Taught by instructor who is certified and registered through the Yoga Alliance. 

 

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