Registration for the 26th Annual ShopRite Nutmeg State Games, to be held July 12-27 in New Britain, is available online. There are openings for 22 individual and team sport offerings at www.nutmegstategames.org.
The Nutmeg State Games seeks to promote and reinforce the Olympic spirit of competition that values sportsmanship, effort, and achievement, and to help motivate personal development in physical fitness. More than 6,500 athletes, 1,500 volunteers, and 20,000-plus spectators are expected to come together in New Britain to be a part of the Games this July.
For the Nutmeg State Games, the state of Connecticut is divided into four regions: North, South, East, and West. Athletes will represent their region based on their residency. The various competitions will be held throughout Connecticut in more than 30 of the state’s top athletics facilities.