Charlie Bruce, president of the 2013 BC Seniors Games, presents Kamloops Coun. Nelly Dever with the official flag of the Games at a kickoff event on Monday, Feb. 18, at the Tournament Capital Centre. The Games will take place from Aug. 20 to Aug. 24 and feature 4,000 athletes ages 55 and up competing in 25 events. Kamloops last hosted the Games in 1996, when just under 2,000 participants competed in 19 events. For more information on the 2013 Games, go online to 2013kamloopsbcseniorsgames.org.