The City of Jacksonville presents The Forever Fit 50 & Beyond: Jacksonville Senior Games, an Olympic-style event series designed for seasoned athletes to participate on a competitive level and novice athletes to participate for their own enjoyment and promote healthy and active lifestyles for First Coast seniors.

Register for the Games! 

Complete your application in the Registration Packet to compete in the Games! 

Become A Volunteer!

Submit your application to volunteer in the Jacksonville Senior Games! 

Become A Sponsor!

If you are interested in sponsoring the 2017 Jacksonville Senior Games, the application can now be filled out online! 

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Young at heart...fit for life!


The Forever Fit 50 & Beyond: Jacksonville Senior Games are sanctioned by the Florida Sports Foundation and is a qualifier for the Florida Senior Games State Championships.

Being healthy and active is not only important for physical and mental well being. This is why the Forever Fit 50 & Beyond: Jacksonville Senior Games offers non-physical games and activities, as well as plenty of social events that allow our participants to renew friendships, create new ones and share experiences. In the spirit of good sportsmanship, anything is possible!

Events

  • Road Race (5K Time Trials)
  • Power Lifting (Bench Press and Dead Lift)
  • Cycling (5K and 10K Time Trials)
  • Table Tennis (Singles and Doubles)
  • Bowling (Singles and Doubles)
  • Bridge (Social)
  • Croquet-6 Wicket
  • Basketball (Free Throws and Spot Shots)
  • Swimming*
  • Tennis (Singles and Doubles)
  • Golf (Shotgun Start)
  • Golf Croquet
  • Chinese Mah Jong
  • Line Dancing
  • Pickleball (Singles and Doubles)
  • Track and Field

*Swim meet is recognized by the United States Masters Swimming Organization.

Age Breakdown

Individual and partner sports age divisions are:
50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80-84, 85-89, 90-94, 95-99, 100+

For more information about the 2017 Forever Fit 50 & Beyond: Jacksonville Senior Games, call (904) 630-7392 or email jaxseniors@coj.net

How to register

Registration Fees

$15 Entry Fee + 1 sport
$5 Each additional sport
$24 Golf
$8 Bowling 

A non-refundable and non-transferable fee of $8 will be charged to each bowling sport entered (singles and doubles). A fee of $24 for golf will be charged. After your entry has been processed, you will receive confirmation by mail that you are registered to compete. All swimming events count as one sport. All Track & Field events count as one sport. Only one fee required per sport. For additional information, call (904) 630-7392.

Mail Entry Form, Signed Waiver and Check to:

Forever Fit 50 & Beyond: 2017 Jacksonville Senior Games
117 West Duval Street, Suite 220
Jacksonville, Florida 32202
Please make checks payable to City of Jacksonville.

What do I get for my entry fee?

Your entry fee includes:
  • Registration for all sports
  • Admission to the Opening Ceremony of Athletes
  • Official T-Shirt
  • Welcome Bag
  • A chance to renew friendships or begin new ones

Opening Ceremonies

Friday, Sep. 29, 2017 at 11 a.m.
Location Metro Park II

Awards

Medals will be awarded to the First, Second and Third place finalists in each age division of each event. Awards will be presented on site after competition is complete. First through fifth place qualifiers will advance to the Florida Senior Games State Championships. All qualified athletes will receive state registration information by mail in October.

Rules

Click here for complete rules (PDF)
All sports/events shall be governed by the rules of the national governing body for that sport as modified herein, in the best interest of the participants. It is the responsibility of the participants to familiarize him/herself with the rules and requirements of the 2017 senior games. You may compete in as many events as you desire as long as they are not held at conflicting times. Be sure to check the schedule of events carefully for the dates, times, and locations. It is the responsibility of the athlete to make sure there are no schedule conflicts. In state and out-of-state competitors are allowed to compete in individual and team sports. Out-of-State teams can qualify for the Florida Senior Games State Championships.

Check In

Athletes attending the Opening Ceremony of Athletes must check in upon arrival. Athletes will receive a welcome bag, official t-shirt, and participant’s packet. Athletes not attending the opening celebration will be able to check-in at their first event. Photo ID with proof of age is required at check-in.

Inclement Weather

The City of Jacksonville is not responsible for changes, postponements or cancellations due to weather or other circumstances beyond our control. No refunds will be given as a result of these reasons.

Thanks to our Sponsors!

Presenting Sponsor

Humana

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Bronze Sponsors

 

Participation Sponsors

 

Previous Year Results

2016 Results

Basketball Results
Bowling Results
Croquet Results
Cycling 5k Results
Cycling 10k Results
Golf Results
Line Dancing Results
Pickleball Results
Powerlifting Results *Please note that powerlift and deadlift results are the totals of combined lifts. 
Road Race Results
Swimming Results
Table Tennis Results
Tennis Results
Track and Field Results

View the 2015 Jacksonville Senior Games results

View the 2014 Jacksonville Senior Games results

View the 2013 Jacksonville Senior Games results