Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - February 11, 2014
February 11, 2014 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #5

Gulf Coast Senior Games Week


Contact and/or Presenter Information

Board of County Commissioners

Action Requested
Adoption of Proclamation designating February 18 - 23, 2014, as "Gulf Coast Senior Games Week" in Manatee County, Florida.

Enabling/Regulating Authority
FL Statute 125 and Manatee County Code of Ordinances Chapter 2-24

Background Discussion
  • Manatee County Parks and Natural Resources Department, in partnership with Sarasota County Parks and Recreation Department, is hosting its 25th annual Gulf Coast Senior Games.
  • The Senior Games Week runs from February 18 - 23, 2014.  There are 16 different activities that participants can choose from including archery, basketball shooting, bocce ball, bowling, cribbage, cycling, 5k road race, golf, horseshoes, pickleball, racquetball, shuffleboard, swimming, table tennis, tennis, and track and field.
  • Serves over 500 athletes annually.

County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)

Explanation of Other

Reviewing Attorney

Instructions to Board Records

Please return approved copy of agenda to Cynthia Gray, Parks and Natural Resources Department, cynthia.gray@mymanatee.org.


Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name
General Fund - $4,890 - Special Events #0010013001/552000/0181001-1000

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs
$4,890 annually

Attachment:  2014 Gulf Coast Senior Games Brochure.pdf
Attachment:  Gulf Coast Senior Games Week - 02.11.14.pdf