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Indoor Track & Field National Championships

NAIA Championship Host Manual & Style Guide |  Host Requirements  |  Site Survey & Bid Form

Event Name:

NAIA Indoor Track & Field National Championship


Seeking Site For:

2021 & 2022


Bid Deadline:

April 1, 2019


Rights Fee:

$9,000.00 (Minimum) 

Time of Year:

March 4 - March 6, 2021; March 3 -March 5, 2022


Days of the Week:

Thursday - Saturday 


Number of Teams:

Approximately 100 Men's and 100 Women's teams


Estimated Number
of Participants & Fans:

1,100 Participants
3,000 Fans


Facility Requirements:

200-meter, 6 or 8 lane straight away and 6 lane turns with appropriate surfacing.  Separate horizontal jumps and runway, pole vault runway, high jump area with same surface as track.  Throwing area must have protective cage and barriers.  PA system, award staging area and games committee staging area.  Finish Lynx Timing System and electronic scoreboard.  Seating outside the track area to accommodate at least 3,000 fans and athletes.  Separate warm-up and training area if possible. 


Hotel Requirements:

Centralized properties that can accommodate several meetings and a banquet for 200-250 people.


Average Length of Stay:

 4 nights


Room Block Needed:

600-650 rooms


Room Rate:

The price range is $90-$115,regardless room occupancy 


Hotel Pre-Registration:

Participants will be responsible for making reservations and paying for rooms directly with the hotel



Hannah Harmon, Manager of Championship Events

Event History:

2018: Robert W. Plaster Center, Pittsburg, Kan.

2016-17: Mini Dome, Johnson City, Tenn.

2011-15: GaReatTrack and Field Complex, Geneva, Ohio
2001-10: Mini Dome, Johnson City, Tenn.
1995-00: Devaney Center, Lincoln, Neb.