Rocky Mountain State Games Offers Military Support Program
Rocky Mountain State Games Offers Military Support Program To Encourage Participation In The State’s Largest Sports Festival
Colorado Springs, March 12 -------- Colorado Springs, a city known around the world as a military community that supports America’s Armed Services and its men, women and families, has created a special new program to encourage participation by military members and their families in the 2015 Rocky Mountain State Games.
The program is sponsored for The Sports Corp by Ent Federal Credit Union and the Citizen Soldier Connection.
More than 10,000 athletes of all ages and skills are expected to compete in the 2015 Rocky Mountain State Games, the state’s largest sports festival over two weekends this summer, July 17-19 and July 24-26 in more than 40 sports offered to competitors at venues in Colorado Springs.
The Rocky Mountain State Games (RMSG) is a multi-sport festival for athletes of all ages and athletic abilities including those with physical disabilities or visual impairment. The Games are recognized by the National Congress of State Games, a member of the United States Olympic Committee.
The RMSG Military Support Program has been created by the Colorado Springs Sports Corporation to allow military services members and their families in the state to participate in the Games.
The goal is to foster a greater sense of community and positive competition between the state’s military and Colorado residents in a unique sports event through a spirit of competition that would be unique among this style of event for amateur athletes.
The program would cover up to 50% of the Rocky Mountain State Games registration fees for military service members and their immediate families in any of the events on the schedule.
To participate in this special program for the military, service members and their families must submit a completed Rocky Mountain State Games Military Registration Assistance application online, or by e-Mail or FAX.
Online applications are available at www.rockymountainstategames.org, and by then clicking on the “Military Support Program” button on the left side of the page.
Once the application has been processed, the applicant and their immediate family members will receive a special discount code for up to 50% off regular registration fees.