The 8th Pan Pacific Masters Games will be held from 3 to 11 November 2012 on the magnificent Gold Coast.
An anticipated 11,000 participants from all over the world will compete in the multi-sport event which has stamped itself on the calendar at the beginning of November every two years.
In 2012, 41 sports will be on the program, from team sports including softball, touch football, soccer, basketball and baseball to individual sports ranging from swimming, athletics, tennis and archery.
No qualifying standards or times are required to enter the Pan Pacific Masters Games. The only criterion is that participants meet the minimum age requirement for their respective sport, which for the majority is 30 years of age.
Participants compete in their age group ensuring that the sport is played fairly, competitively and in tremendous spirit.
The Gold Coast Convention & Exhibition Centre will be the official Games Village for the 2012 Pan Pacific Masters Games. It will feature live nightly entertainment, fully catered hospitality and a venue for the Games sportspeople to socialise, meet up and enjoy the camaraderie for which the event is renowned.
OPENING CEREMONY: Saturday 3 November 2012
FAREWELL PARTY: Saturday 10 November 2012
The Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre is an award winning multi-purpose venue that is close to accommodation, shopping, restaurants, nightlife, the beach and central to the Pan Pacific Masters Games sport’s venues.
Pan Pacific Masters Games services including registration, timetables, photography, event merchandise and other spot's information are all located within the Games Village.
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