Track and Field


The WVSSC is affiliated with the National Senior Games Association which sponsors the National Senior Games held every two years.  This year’s 5K race is dedicated in memory of our beloved participant Joni Adams.  Due to the flooding, some events have been moved.  Please view the schedule for new locations.  Click the button below to view this year’s images as they are uploaded to our system.

2016 Images

We are a non-profit organization created to promote and create interest in lifetime sports, recreation and physical exercise as a means of enhancing one’s quality of life.  We sponsor an annual fitness event with several events for older adults 50 years of age and older.  Check out the Schedule of Events to see where you would like to compete.  The registration deadline is June 15, 2016.


Come join the fun and get in the Games!

2017 National Senior Games In Birmingham, Alabama

To play in the National Games, athletes are qualified during our three-day fun filled weekend.  Some 10.000 athletes participate in these events, all having placed 1st, 2nd, or 3rd in a state game.

We have conducted successful games in Charleston since 1994 except for 2014 and 2016.  As many as 750 athletes have attended the games to participate in 17 different sports events.