Up for Bid: 2020 & 2021 NAIA Outdoor Track & Field Championships

By Connect Sports Staff, September 4, 2018

The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) is now accepting bids from potential hosts for the Men’s & Women’s Outdoor Track & Field Championships. The three-day event includes the top 110 NAIA Men’s & Women’s Outdoor Track & Field teams from across the nation. Here are the details:

Deadline to Bid: Nov. 1, 2018

Time of year: May 21-23, 2020; May 27-29, 2021

Venue requirements:  Eight or nine lane flat track with appropriate surface, high jump area, horizontal runway and pit, pole vault runway and landing pit, throwing area with protective cage, javelin runway and landing area; PA system, marathon course that is or can be USATF certified; seating for more than 3,500.

Estimated number of participants and fans: 1,300 participants; 3,000 fans

Hotel requirements: Centralized properties that can accommodate meeting and banquet for 200 – 300 people.

Room block: 725-775

Rate: $90-$115

Rights Fee: $9,000

For the complete RFP, click here.

For more information, email Hannah Harmon, Championship Event Manager, at hharmon@naia.org.

Here are some of the reasons Franklin, Tennesee, is ready to step up its game when it comes to hosting youth and amateur sports.

Dev Pathik, co-founder and CEO of SFA, looks to drive change in Rocky Mount, N.C., through the physical and economic benefits of community sports with

Los Angeles ranks second on Burson Cohn & Wolfe Sports’ top sports cities in the world.

Sarah Martin and Heather Nabozny aren’t afraid to get their hands dirty, which has served them well with the Sports Turf Management Association.

Latest