Cornhusker State Games officials have announced that registration in all sports will remain open through Tuesday, July 5 as workers process mailed entries and begin preparing competition schedules. Seven sports, including Cycle Tour, Fishing (shore), the Haymarket Dog Chase 5K, Sailing, Skateboarding, Volkswalk and WalkOmaha, allow registration up to the day of the event.
Final numbers are expected to top 12,000 for the annual multi-sport festival for Nebraskans of all ages and abilities. Competitions take place July 15-24 in Lincoln, Omaha and surrounding communities. Those interested can register at CornhuskerStateGames.com or call 402-471-2544.