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Senior Olympics at Rapides Coliseum

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ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB News Channel 5) - Seniors citizens from all over Cenla went for the gold in this years senior olympics.

The annual competition at the Rapides Coliseum tested the physical and mental strength of Cenla seniors. The olympians could participate in games of beanbag, horseshoe, discus and shot put. Organizers say this event is less about competition and more about having a great time together.

"Regardless of your age you still have that competitive spirit, you still feel young when you get here and compete, you see your old friends, this is an annual event and they look forward to it each and every year," said Brenda Guillory.

Seniors could also compete in a dance competition to see which Olympian had the best moves.

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