- Local or National championships
- Racing series
- World Cup series
- Special events such as the 100m Hill Climb competitions held in Japan.
- Participation in other races where Nordic Walkers join runners and general walkers over distances ranging from marathons to 5km.
INWA has 2 levels of Race officials.
The National Nordic Walking Referee is the primarily responsible person during the World Cup event and controls the track, takes end decisions and directs the team of Nordic Walking Referees. In a INWA World Cup or INWA event there are always at least 1 National Nordic Walking Referee and 5 Nordic Walking Referees. You can make use of the persons in INWA Race Official Register or ask for an eduction in your member country. For more information send a mail to INWA Office.