Pardon me if I seem distracted, but I think I am coming down with a case of “Senioritis.”
No, I am not looking to cut class and spend the day watching the latest Star Wars movie. Instead, I plan to lie about my age, sign up for the Wyoming Senior Olympics Winter Games and spend the day skiing or shooting hoops.
These games will be held right here in Cody Feb. 18-21 and are open to anyone 50 years old and up. Since I am barely out of my 20s I have to cross my fingers when I fill out my application that no one will notice. Never mind that some of the participants went to school with me. They just failed a lot of grades and didn’t graduate from high school until they were pushing 40.
Events include the indoor mile walk and run, pickleball, Nordic skiing, Alpine skiing, swimming racquetball, basketball, snowshoeing and cowboy musician roping. Okay, that last one is not an official event, but a certain cowboy musician will be providing a night of exciting entertainment during the games.
The indoor events will be held at the Paul Stock Aquatic and Read More