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Cleveland Hosts National Senior Games

Posted Thursday, July 11, 2013

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Cleveland Hosts National Senior Games Athletes from all over the country will be going for the gold, silver and bronze in Cleveland beginning next week. Most of them already have the gray: The competitors in the National Senior Games are at least 50. Some are close to 100. Thursday at 9:00 on The Sound of Ideas we'll introduce you to some of the world-class athletes competing in the Senior Games in Cleveland. We'll also talk about the logistics and the economic impact of such a large event.

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Economy, Regional Economy/Business - News, Community/Human Interest, Health, Aging/The Elderly

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David Gilbert, president, Greater Cleveland Sports Commission
David Jordan, president, USA Pickleball Association
Jeannie Rice, Cleveland, 5K road race
Toby Zettler, Cleveland, basketball player
Hazel Trexler-Campbell, Salisbury, NC, track & field

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