Andrew Kendall
Local Games Coordinator
(252) 636-6606 
Corine Lee
SilverArts Coordinator
(252) 637-4873 
Location: New Bern 
Counties Served: Craven, Duplin, Greene, Jones, Lenoir & Pamlico
Althletic Event Dates: April 19, 2021 - May 7, 2021
SilverArts Dates: April 19, 2021 - April 21, 2021
 Registration Deadline: Friday, March 12, 2021
Click Here for a copy of the Registration Packet
Click Here to register online via Torch 1.0 
For more information about the Neuse River Senior Games, or to request a registration packet, please call (252) 636-6606 or contact the Local Coordinator via email.



Important 2021 NRSG Registration Information 
 If you requested a refund in 2020 after the Games were cancelled,
  • You will need to register and pay just as you would in previous years. You may register online via Torch 1.0 or you may complete the Paper Registration Packet and submit it to 1821 Old Airport Rd., New Bern, NC 28562. You must inlcude payment with the Paper Registration Packet.
 If you did not request a refund in 2020,
  • You will still need to register by completing a Paper Registration Packet. You will need to select which athletic events or SilverArts categories you would like to participate in. Some events that would have been offered in 2020 will not be offered in 2021. This will need to be done through the Paper Registration Packet as the online portal will require payment at checkout.
  • You will not need to include payment with the Paper Registration Packet. Your payment from 2020 will be honored for the 2021 Local Games.
There will not be an opening ceremonies or hospitality tent in 2021. We hope to offer these to participants in 2022.
All athletic events will be held outdoors. Many events will be held at Creekside Park as well as the West New Bern Recreation Center. Other event locations are listed below:
  • Swimming will be held at the Twin Rivers YMCA
  • Golf will be held at the Emerald Golf Club
  • Tennis will be held at Taberna Country Club
 Due to COVID-19, the following events will not be offered at the 2021 Neuse River Games:
  • Cycling
  • Road Races (5K)
  • Billiards
  • Racquetball
  • Shuffleboard
  • Table Tennis
  • Badminton
  • Track & Field
The SilverArts competion will be a virtual competition. All entries will need to be submitted digitally or you may include the pictures with the mailed in Paper Registration Packet. Entries will be showcased on the Craven County Recreation and Parks website and Facebook Page as well as the Neuse River Senior Games Facebook Page (currently still under construction).
Torch 1.0 Online Registration:


Please read the following information to access ONLINE REGISTRATION.

  1. The first step is to create an account. You must provide an email address that is unique to you (i.e. not shared with a spouse) and your date of birth. Then you will receive an email confirmation in which you click to verify your account and begin the registration process.
  2. By creating an account, this program will allow you to register for Neuse River Senior Games (NRSG) and if you qualify at NRSG, you may also register for State Finals this summer through Torch 1.0 with this same account.


Please note, the following items are required to complete online registration. If you do not have all of the itemsyou cannot complete your registration. 

  • Payment with a credit card.
  • Heritage, Visual and Literary entries must have a file (doc, pdf, rtf) to submit for each piece.
  • Performing Arts and Cheerleader Group Leaders must submit a valid music file (mp3), if the act uses music.
  • Team Sports participants should know Team Name(s). If you do not, you will need to enter (don't know) for Team Name.




2020/2021 Neuse River Senior Games Sponsors:

 Platinum Sponsors

 Gold Sponsors


Silver Sponsors
Craven County Recreation & Parks 
Craven Physical Therapy & Spine, Inc.
Duplin County Services for the Aged 
Bronze Sponsors 
Craven County Insurance Agents Association 
 Dermatology Associates of Coastal Carolina
Greene County Senior Center & Services
Ken & Dorothy Ralph
Lt. Col. (Retired) David E. Herndon
 Oscar's Mortuary
Pamlico County Senior Services
Pollock-Best Funerals & Cremations
The Insurance Center
Town of Hookerton
Woodmen Life (World)

Forms & Documents

  2021 NRSG Flyer
Size (Kb): 183 KB
Last Updated: 1/28/2021
  2021 Official Rules Book
Size (Kb): 1.3 MB
Last Updated: 2/8/2021
  Silver Arts Guidelines
Size (Kb): 50 KB
Last Updated: 1/28/2015
Category: Silver Arts