With an average age of 83 years young, reaching a combined total
of 1002 years and a hole in one, the group of fired up residents
rose to the challenge with table top football and ice hockey, hoop
the peg and skittles.
Activity Co-ordinator Sandie Ball, who organised the event,
said: "The mini-Olympics afternoon was a great success with many
residents joining in the games."
In first place with 207 points was Irene Howell, aged 82,
closely followed by 78-year-old James Tomlinson with 204 points
and, in third place, Gordon Burdett, aged 83, with 198 points.
The winners were presented with a certificate and a Silver and
Gold Olympic Torch Trophy. All participants also received a Rufus
At 92, new resident Marion Green managed a hole in one as she
looped the peg with her first shot.
Picture: Marion is over the peg with the first
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