55+ BC Games Underway

Months of prep are over and the Vernon and Area 55+ BC Games get underway Wednesday morning.

President, Wee Yee says  Wednesday night's official opening is open to the public.  He's encouraging residents to come and support the participants.  He says there are 12 sports zones and there will be a parade of athletes just like the Olympics.  There is also entertainment.

The ceremony is at 7pm at Kal Tire Place.   Sun FM's Betty Selin is the MC for the Opening Ceremony.

Over 3600 participants are involved in 27 sports till Saturday.