TALLAHASSEE, Florida - The 2021 Florida Senior Games, presented by Humana, features competition in 21 sports that will take place in 11 Greater Fort Lauderdale venues, in six Broward County municipalities.
The 30th Annual Florida Senior Games will be held December 4-12 and 16-19, 2021 in the Greater Fort Lauderdale area, and registration is currently open for athletes age 50 and over.
2021 Florida Senior Games Greater Fort Lauderdale Competition Venues
Fort Lauderdale Archers, Fort Lauderdale, Archery
Auxiliary Court – North, Rick Case Arena at the Don Taft University Center, Fort Lauderdale, Powerlifting
David Posnack Jewish Community Center, Davie; Racquetball, 3-on-3 Basketball, Basketball Shooting, Volleyball
Tennis Center of Coral Springs, Tennis
Coral Springs Aquatic Center, Swimming
Broward County Table Tennis Club, Hollywood
The Club at Emerald Hill, Golf, Hollywood
Ansin Sports Complex, Track and Field, 1500M Race Walk and Power Walk, Miramar
Vista View Park, 5K Road Race, 5K Race Walk and Power Walk, Davie
Strikers Family Sports Center, Bowling, Sunrise
Country Club of Coral Springs, Pickleball (December 16-19)
Florida Senior Games athletes will be returning to seven of the facilities from the 2019 Games, held in the Greater Fort Lauderdale area. The new facilities include the Tennis Center of Coral Springs, The Club at Emerald Hill, the Country Club of Coral Springs and Auxiliary Court – North, Rick Case Arena at the Don Taft University Center.
A date and location for the Cycling 20K and 40K Road Races are forthcoming.
Besides the 10 in the Greater Fort Lauderdale area, events will be held in three other areas of the state of Florida. Badminton will be contested at Shula’s Athletic Club, in Miami Springs. The 5K and 10K Cycling Time Trials will be held at Fort DeSoto in Tierra Vierde and Horseshoes will be pitched at the Clearwater Horseshoes Club.
Registration for the 2021 Florida Senior Games, presented by Humana, is open through November 15 and entry fees vary by sports. Links to registration area available on the individual sport pages of www.floridaseniorgames.com. Volunteer opportunities area also available for those wishing to assist with the annual Olympic-style Sports Festival for athletes over the age of 50 at www.floridaseniorgames.com/volunteers.
Athletes needing a qualifying performance to compete in certain sports of the 2021 Florida Senior Games have seven opportunities remaining at the following Local Senior Games Qualifiers.
Broward Senior Games, October 1-14
Tampa Bay Active Life Games, October 4-12 (Registration Deadline, September 24)
Cutler Bay Senior Games, October 18-22 (Registration Deadline, September 22)
Ormond Beach Senior Games, October 23-30
Martin County Senior Games, October 23-30 (Registration Deadline, October 22)
Golden Age Games (Sanford), November 5-14
The Villages Senior Games Swimming Qualifier, November 6-7
For more information about any of these local qualifiers, visit www.floridaseniorgames.com/all-sports-schedule.
The 30th Annual Florida Senior Games are presented annually by the Florida Sports Foundation, the official sports promotion and development organization of the State of Florida. The 2021 Games are presented in conjunction with the Greater Fort Lauderdale CVB.