Schedule and Location
The 2022 Florida Senior Games will be held December 3-11, 2022 at a location to be determined.

Schedule for 5K Race Walk and Power Walk

1500m Race Walk (USATF Rules) – RW027
5K Race Walk (USATF Rules) – RW028

Florida Senior Games Qualifying Rules
OPEN – no qualification performance is necessary

Entry Requirements
1.  Note: Prior to registering for the Race Walk, please be sure to be familiar with USATF Rules. This event will be judged strictly in accordance with USATF rules for Race Walk.

2.  Walking entry fee is $25 for the first event and $10 for each additional Walking event for Florida residents. Entry fee is $35 for the first event and $10 for each additional event for non-residents. Entry fee includes an event t-shirt (athletes competing in multiple sports will only receive one t-shirt). T-shirts will be distributed on-site at designated competition check-in time.

3.  All entries must be received by November 14, 2022. Late entries may be accepted at the discretion of the Event Director. Athletes registering after November 14, 2022 will not be guaranteed a t-shirt and may be subject to a $10 late fee.

1.  Athletes may not enter both the race and power walking events. Athletes must choose either the power or race walk discipline.

2.  5K Race Walk will be judged in accordance to USA Track & Field (USATF) rules. This race will be a 3.1 mile road race course with splits given each mile.

3.  1500 Meter Race Walk – Timed final on the track with split times at the 400M, 800M and 1200M marks.

4.  Fourth place ribbons will be awarded in addition to Gold, Silver and Bronze medals.

Sports Rules
The 1500-meter and 5K Race Walk will be conducted in accordance with USATF rules, except as modified herein. Race Walk athletes must use proper Race Walking techniques or risk disqualification. All walking athletes must not wear clothing that could impede the view of the athlete’s numbers for the judges. All walking race numbers must be worn on the front and back and must be visible at all times. Competitors must pass through the entire finish chute to qualify as an official finisher.

National Senior Games Qualifying Rules
2022 is a qualifying year for the 2023 National Senior Games, to be held in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, June 7-18, 2023.

All first, second, third and fourth place winners, or athletes meeting this sport’s NSGA minimum performance standards in competition at a 2022 NSGA qualifying event will qualify for the 2023 National Senior Games. Visit for Race Walk Minimum Performance Standards.

Hotel Information
Hotel information is forthcoming.

Registration information is forthcoming.

State Director(s)
Tony Tussing
(386) 734-6389 or

OJ Hill
(850) 577-7207 or

Nick Gandy
(850) 322-3404 or