FUN COMPETITION

Wake County Senior Games are open to people ages 50 and up who live throughout the Triangle region. Wake County residency is not required to participate. All participants must be a North Carolina resident for three consecutive months of the year.

Individuals compete for awards in their own gender and age category within five year increments (50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80-84, 85-89, 90-94, 95-99, 100+)

In 2021, the Wake County Games will be held virtually. Here are some details about how this will work:

  • Click the link below and review the rules and details for your events.
  • Participants will track and submit their personal results (scores/times) in an electronic form.
  • The activities should take place in during the month of April. All results must be submitted by 8 a.m. on May 1, 2021.
  • A link for this form will be available on the website on April 1.
  • Participants will also receive email communication about submitting their results.

Registration is Monday, February 15 – Monday, March 15, 2021. For registration details, please visit this page.

A document with an overview of the events that will be held will be available soon.

WE ARE EXCITED TO OFFER THE FOLLOWING ATHLETIC COMPETITIONS IN 2021:

Here are the rules and details (pdf) for each event.

Basketball Team Challenge
Basketball Shooting
Billiards
Bowling: Singles | Doubles| Mixed Doubles
Bocce
Cornhole
Cycling/Recumbent Cycling: 1 Mile | 5K | 10K
Football Throw
Golf
Mini Golf
Horseshoes
Pickleball: Singles | Doubles | Mixed Doubles
Racquetball
Road Race: 5K Run
Shuffleboard
Softball Throw
Swimming: 50 yd Back, Breast, Fly, Free | 100 yd Back, Breast, Fly, Free, IM | 200 yd Back, Breast, Fly, Free, IM | 500 yd Free
Table Tennis: Singles | Doubles | Mixed Doubles
Tennis: Singles | Doubles | Mixed Doubles
Track & Field:
– 50 M Dash | 100 M Dash | 200 M Dash | 400 M Dash | 800 M Run | 1500 M Run
– Power Walking: 1500 M | 5K
– Race Walking: 1500 M | 5K
– Standing Long Jump