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ACSM World Heart Games

  • Dates:
    Jun 06 - Jun 08, 2019
    Jun 08, 2019
  • Location: Hickory, North Carolina
The ACSM World Heart Games, an olympic-style event, provides two days of safe, fun and relational competition for those who have experienced a cardiopulmonary event or live with risk factors. These team-based and individual events foster a competitive spirit and a healthy lifestyle. All skill levels are welcomed to participate and can do so as a team or as an individual.

Don’t have team? Individuals can get paired for team-based events after registering. Athletes get a wide variety of challenging but safe activities to compete for the ACSM World Heart Games. This provides a monitored and competitive way for the participants to be active in a way that they are physically comfortable.

Individual Events:
Basketball
Bowling
Disc Golf
Game of Knowledge
Golf Putting
Pickleball (Individual)
Prediction Walk, Jog, Airdyne Bike, Nustep, Row, and Swim*
Soccer Shoot (Men & Women)
Softball Throw (Men & Women)
Table Tennis

Team-Based Events:
Bean Bag Toss/Cornhole
Golf (4-man scramble)
Pickleball (Doubles)
Tennis (Doubles)
Volleyball

*Each are separate events. Participants will predict how long it will take them to complete the athletic task and then their actual time will be compared to their predicted time. The objective is to get as close to the predicted time as possible.

For more details and rules on specific events, and to register, go to: www.acsm.org/whg2019