Requirements and Rules

General Requirements and Rules

(updated April 4, 2019)


Registrations for all events must be postmarked on or before the deadline. No on-site registrations will be accepted. No Wisconsin residency is required.
All active participants, who have registered by the registration deadline,
will have the option to get a t-shirt. Shirts will be distributed at each
participant’s first event. If participant has not registered by the registration
deadline the Wisconsin Senior Games cannot guarantee a t-shirt.
Minimum Age:
Participants must be at least 50 years of age on December 31st.
Check In:
Participants are asked to check in at each event site one-half hour before the event begins.
Walk-in Participant:
If allowed by event chair, must be paid in check or cash. No credit cards at event sites.


Participation Divisions:
There will be separate men’s and women’s competition in the following
events: Basketball (3 on 3), Basketball Skills, Bowling, Golf, Pool,
Pickleball, Tennis, Table Tennis, Track & Field, and Volleyball.
Age Categories:
The events can have either 5-year or 10-year age categories. Age categories start at the age of 50.
The top three participants in competitive events in each age group will receive awards following the event. If fewer than three participants are  entered in a category, age categories may be combined. There are no awards for non-competitive events.
Inclement Weather:
Wisconsin Senior Games reserves the right to cancel events due to inclement weather. In case of bad weather, events may or may not be rescheduled and refunds may or may not be provided.
Registration Form:
Each participant must complete a Wisconsin Senior Games registration form and sign and date the Waiver and Release of Liability Clause. Failure to complete and provide this form may lead to disqualification.
Please note:
Wisconsin Senior Games reserves the right to combine age and gender brackets, or to cancel events due to limited registrations.