Indoor Track & Field National Championships

National Championship Host Manual  |  Host Requirements  |  Site Survey & Bid Form


Event Name:

NAIA Indoor Track & Field National Championship

   

Seeking Site For:

2016

   

Bid Deadline:

September 1, 2014

   

Rights Fee:

$5,000.00 (Minimum) 
   

Time of Year:

Early March

   

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 $70 - $90, no matter room occupancy 

   

Hotel Pre-Registration:

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

   

Contact:

Eric Olson, Director of Championships
816-595-8143
eolson@naia.org


Event History:

2011-12: GaReatTrack and Field Complex, GaReat Sports, Geneva, OH
2001-10: Mini Dome, Johnson City, TN, Hotel - Carnegie Hotel/Holiday Inn
1995-00: Devaney Center, Lincoln, NE CVB, Hotel - Holiday Inn/The Cornhusker