WAUSAU – The Badger State Games’ Summer Games is celebrating 35 years of sporting events in Wisconsin, allowing athletes of all ages and abilities to compete. Those who metal are eligible to compete in the State Games of America in Lynchburg, Virginia.

Here are the Badger State Games events happening this weekend:

BMX Series Racing

The third qualifying race in this series of seven as BMX arrives in Oshkosh at Winnebagoland BMX. The Badger State Games BMX Series 2019 takes us around Wisconsin with USA BMX clubs from DeForest, Elkhorn, Fond Du Lac, Oshkosh, Rhinelander and Wisconsin Rapids. The series began in Elkhorn on Feb. 10 and concludes with the Championship in DeForest on Oct. 5. On-site registration is available. More details available at www.visitwausau.com/bmx.

When: June 22

Where: Winnebagoland BMX, 4650 Jackson St., Oshkosh

Racing Begins: 12:30 p.m.


Precision bean bag tossers gather to crown champions. On-site registration is available. More details available at www.visitwausau.com/summercornhole.

When: June 22

Where: La Crosse Family Moose Lodge, 1932 Ward Ave., La Crosse

Start Time – Singles: 10 a.m.

Start Time – Doubles: 1:30 p.m.


Photos courtesy Wausau/Central Wisconsin Convention & Visitors Bureau.

BSG weightlifting is hosted by Warrior Barbell and takes place in New Berlin. Prizes and metals will be awarded to all weight class and age divisions. More details available at www.visitwausau.com/SummerMartialArts.

When: June 22

Where: Crossfit Muskego, 15801 W. Schaefer Court, New Berlin


Wrestlers gather at Wausau West High School to compete in several weight classes – Grades K-2, 3-4, 5-6, 7-8, 9-12, Modified, Masters and Grand Masters. Late registrations are due by June 20. More details available at www.visitwausau.com/wrestling.

When: June 22

Where: Wausau West High School, 1200 W. Wausau Ave., Wausau

Start Time: 10 a.m.

Badger State Games’ events are hosted in various cities and towns around the state of Wisconsin. For information about schedules, locations, athlete sign-ups, becoming a sponsor, or volunteering, visit www.badgerstategames.org or call 715-355-8788.

Photos courtesy Wausau/Central Wisconsin Convention & Visitors Bureau.