The Australian Masters Games is a biennial sporting event that is regarded as one of the premier and largest participation sporting events on the Australian sporting landscape. In 2019 the 17th edition of the Games will be hosted in Adelaide from Saturday 5th to Saturday 12th October.
It is expected over 8,000 participants will compete across 51 different sports.
The Australian Masters Games provide an occasion to:
The event is open to anyone. The only criteria to compete in the Australian Masters Games is that you must meet the minimum age requirement, which in most sports is 30+ years. It does not impose qualifying standards and welcomes participants from all over the world.
The Australian Masters Games offer participants a wide range of different sports, from softball to athletics to dragon boat to boxing.
This variety of sports on offer provides the opportunity for participants to try a new sport, compete in multiple sports during the week and register as an individual or in a team.
For more information about the Games in October 2019, click here.
The Games are just as much about the social events as they are about the sports and this year we are bringing back the Games hub at the Adelaide Convention Centre.
We'll be hosting the Games Opening on Saturday 5 October, Mid Week Party on Wednesday 9 October and Closing Ceremony on Saturday 12 October. And there will be no shortage of things to do in between!
Games participants make lifelong friends, not only within their own sport and teams, but with participants from all different sports and backgrounds from all corners of Australia and the world.
The announcements regarding the entertainment are highly anticipated with the Games’ reputation for its social calendar equal to its reputation for producing a fantastic sporting program.