Information about the City of Albuquerque's seasonal indoor track.
Home of UNM’s Indoor Track & Field program, the facility features a 200-meter Mondo oval with 60-degree banked turns and six 36-inch lanes. The straight is a panel system Mondo surface with eight 42-inch lanes, which is also used for high jump. The pole vault, long jump and triple jump are on raised runways with Mondo surfacing. The throwing ring is a wooden surface.
Winter is no excuse to stop running.
Each winter, the City of Albuquerque sets up an indoor track inside the Albuquerque Convention Center.
Although the track is scheduled for collegiate and Special Olympics events, there are opportunities for Albuquerque residents and visitors to use the track, too.
The public is invited to use the track on the following dates/times:
January 22 through February 14, 2013: Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday evenings from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.! Please, no spiked shoes...smooth soled running shoes only.
All persons wishing to use the track must sign a waiver of liability once per season; please print and sign. On site staff will collect the forms prior to use.
The indoor track is located in the Albuquerque Convention Center, 401 2nd St NW, East Complex, Fran Hill Exhibition room.
2013 Indoor Track & Field Season Schedule
The 2012-2013 Season kicks off with the Cherry-Silver Invitational, starting Friday, January 18, 2013. For more information about the event, visit http://www.golobos.com/sports/c-track/nm-c-track-body.html
January 19 and January 26 , 6 – 9 p.m.
February 17, 4th Annual Mayor’s Invitational – New Mexico Special Olympics Championships.
February 16, the Great Southwest Track & Field Corporate Cup, 8 a.m. – 3 p.m.
February 16, the Great Southwest High School Indoor Classic, 6 – 10 p.m.
WAC Indoor Championship
The Western Athletic Conference Indoor Championship will be held February 21-23, 2013. For more information, visit http://www.wacsports.com/SportSelect.dbml?&DB_OEM_ID=10100&SPID=4118&SPSID=45939
January 18 & 19, Cherry & Silver Invitational.
January 25 & 26, New Mexico Invitational
February 1 & 2, New Mexico Classic and Combined Event
(Heptathlon & Pentathlon)
February 8 & 9, Don Kirby Meet
February 21 – 23, Western Athletic Conference Championships
USA Indoor Track & Field Championships
March 1-3, 2013
USA Track & Field heads back to the Land of Enchantment for the 2013 USA Indoor Track & Field Championships which will include the USA Indoor Combined Events Championships, bringing the nation’s elite track and field athletes together as they compete for national crowns in the world’s oldest indoor track championship. This championship will be contested on March 1-3 at the Albuquerque Convention Center in Albuquerque, New Mexico, and also serves as the final indoor meet in the USATF Championship Series.
The Albuquerque Convention and Visitors Bureau, along with the New Mexico Sports Authority, the University of New Mexico, the City of Albuquerque and USATF New Mexico, are the official hosts for the championships, which have been held in Albuquerque since 2010.