Click here for the NVGAG at Home Guidelines

Click here for 2022 NVGAG Event Schedule

Click here for 2022 NVGAG Medical Clearance

Click here for 2022 NVGAG Safety Playbook

 

Volunteers with Veterans

“Fitness for Life” Mission:

Founded in 1985, the National Veterans Golden Age Games serves Veterans ages 55 years and older. Through its “Fitness for Life” motto, the Golden Age Games offers sports competitions and health education sessions to demonstrate the value that sports, wellness, and fitness provide to assist senior Veterans live an active and healthy lifestyle. The National Veterans Golden Age Games is a qualifying event for the National Senior Games.

Click here to view the 2022 NVGAG Rulebook

The NVGAG Rulebook provides the qualifying procedures and rules of competition for the National Veterans Golden Age Games, and are based upon those set forth by the recognized National Governing Body (NGB) for each sport. In the best interest of the athletes, modifications and variances of these rules and regulations are permitted as outlined in the NVGAG Rulebook.

If you are interested in learning more about the events and/or to assist with preparation for the National Veterans Golden Age Games, please follow the links below to view the recognized NGB for each sport.

SPORT GOVERNING BODY
AIR PISTOL USA Shooting
AIR RIFLE USA Shooting
BADMINTON USA Badminton
BASKETBALL National Collegiate Athletic Association
BOCCIA USA Boccia
BOWLING United States Bowling Congress
American Wheelchair Bowling Association
American Blind Bowlers Association
CORNHOLE American Cornhole Association
CYCLING USA Cycling
DISC GOLF Professional Disc Golf Association
GOLF United States Golf Association
HORSESHOES National Horseshoe Pitchers Association
NINE BALL Billiard Congress of America
PICKELBALL USA Pickleball Association
POWER WALKING United States Power Walking Association
SHUFFLEBOARD National Shuffleboard Association
SWIMMING United States Masters Swimming, Inc.
TABLE TENNIS International Table Tennis Federation
TRACK & FIELD USA Track & Field

 

Annual National Sponsor:

Veterans Canteen Service (VCS)

VCS is proud to be a part of the Department of Veterans Affairs. As a self-sustaining entity, VCS provides merchandise and services to Veterans enrolled in VA’s Health Care System, their families, caregivers, VA employees, volunteers and visitors. We are honored to “give back” to the VA through many programs established for the health and well-being of our nation’s heroes. Revenues generated from VCS are used to support a variety of Veteran programs.