The 2017 All Seniors Care Seniors Games closed across the country today, as Poker, Cribbage, Skip Bo, Trivia and many more Card and Board games were contested at retirement communities across the country. From start to finish, the Games were a resounding success as witnessed when Winnipeg’s River Ridge resident and National Bronze medalist Eva C. was heard exclaiming “I’ve never won a thing in my life – to be at this point and be awarded here and in Nationals is an incredible feeling!” Congratulations to all medalists and participants and a special mention to our nationals medalists:

Day 2 – Wii Bowling National Medalists
Medal: Athletes Name: Residence:
Gold: Winnie Elliott Preston Park I
Silver (Tie): Charlie Simpson Victoria Landing
Clint Dalshaug Preston Park I
Bronze (Tie): Bernice Moon College Park I
Calvin Bienert Summerwood Village
Day 3 –Bocce National Medalists
Medal: Athletes Name: Residence:
Gold: Don Vella Lewis Estates
Silver (Tie): Jean McMahon Shaftesbury Park
Denise Piché Beacon Heights
Bronze: Vivian Willick Preston Park I
Day 4 – Wii Golf National Medalists
Medal: Athletes Name: Residence:
Gold (Tie): Charlie Simpson Victoria Landing
Jean Claude Gelly Résidence de la Gappe Phase III & IV
Silver (Tie): Bob Toth River Ridge I
Alice Wesley Victoria Landing
Clint Dalshaug Preston Park I
Bronze (Tie): Edith Randall Preston Park I
Chris Oehler College Park I
Jean Papegnies Victoria Landing
Eva Clark River Ridge I

In Edmonton at Rutherford Heights, new resident Gillian was thrilled when she took home a gold medal in crib and a silver medal in kings in the corner, “who would have thought I would be sitting here today with 2 medals around my neck for games I haven’t played in years! It was great to get to play them again.” While preparing for the 9th Annual ASC Seniors Games. You can feel the anticipation in the air! “Better start practicing for next year!” cried a resident who is recently joined the community at Ottawa’s Chapel Hill Retirement Residence.

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Across Canada, thousands older adults enjoyed the fun, friendly competition and activity that came from participating in the All Seniors Care Seniors Games this week. For information on event timing and fro complete Games results, please visit our website at www.allseniorscare.com .

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For More Information Contact: Joshua Kuhl, Senior Executive Vice-President of Operations, e-mail: jkuhl@allseniorscare.com or call: 416.929.1328