Washington State Senior Games

Power Walking

Date:
Saturday, July 26, 2014
Time:
1:45 pm
Venue:
Tumwater High School
700 Israel Rd SW
Tumwater, WA 98501
Commissioner:
Edythe Hulet
360-357-6872
peakbagger@peoplepc.com
Event:
  • 1500 Meter Power Walk
Sport Fee:
$9 per person per event
Registration Rules:
  • On-site registration is authorized; day-of-race registrants must register at the headquarters tent located at the entrance to the track.
  • Competition will be in five year age groups beginning with 50-54.
Format/Rules:
  • Power walking is a progression of steps, taken so that the walker makes contact with the ground so that no visible loss of foot-to-ground contact occurs.
  • One foot must be in contact with the ground at all times.
  • Disqualification will result when athletes are judged to be running (both feet off the ground at the same time) in two separate instances by two separate officials during the course of the race/competition.
  • Rules will be strictly enforced. If you have any questions, please contact the sport commissioner at the number above.
Notes:
  • All participants should arrive at least 30 minutes before the event begins to pick up their number and hear a review of rules by the commissioner.