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Power Walk

DATES

TBD



LOCATION

TBD



EVENTS

1500M track, 5K road course (Certified)



MISC INFORMATION

2018 Participant List: Participant Lists will be posted shortly after registration has closed.

Practice Information: TBD

Informative Training Videos can be found on the Power Walking website:

http://www.uspwa.org

 



ENTRY REGULATIONS

1. Athletes may compete in both the 1500M and 5K.

2. Anyone can register for the event regardless if a state qualifier offers it or not. It can also be counted as a third sport ONLY for the 2019 National Senior Games.

 



QUALIFYING REQUIREMENTS

1. For 2019 only, Power Walk event will be classified as an “OPEN” event. Athletes do not need to qualify at a 2018 state qualifier.

2. The minimum distance acceptable for qualifying will be 1500M.

3. The preferred 5K Power Walk at the State qualifier is on a road course but the State qualifier will have the option to use a track for the event. The National Senior Games 5K Power Walk event will be held on a road course.

4. If a track is used the 5K is referred as a 5000M.

 



MEDALS / AWARDS

Awards will be presented for 1st through 8th place for each style within each age division. All medals and ribbons MUST be collected during the Games. The NSGA will not mail MEDALS or RIBBONS after the Games.

Power Walk


09 May 2018
Athlete of the Month
Peggy Birkenbuel, 79, Fairbanks, Alaska When athletes travel to the National Senior Games, they usually fly if the drive is more than a day ...
09 April 2018
Athlete of the Month
Kamal Chaudhari, 83, Temple Terrace, Florida The game of badminton has been around for more than two thousand years, but it did not gain wor...
13 March 2018
Personal Best Featured Athletes
Cathy Cornell, 62, Bakersfield, California We all have challenges to face. The many senior athletes we have profiled in this program have en...
13 March 2018
Athlete of the Month
Darcy McBride, 66, York, Nebraska Darcy McBride has more than 6,000 blessings to count. The Nebraska native retired from a 28-year physical ...

 


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