Track & Field


Events:
  Running and Field Events

Venue Location:  Conway Arkansas, at the University of Central Arkansas

AddressBill Stephens Track/Soccer Complex – on the northwest corner of Dave Ward Rd and S. Donaghey Ave.

Directions coming from the east or south (Little Rock), going west on Interstate 40.
Take exit 129A-B for Dave Ward Dr. and once you exit KEEP LEFT to continue on Exit 129B, follow signs for U.S. 65/Dave Ward Drive.  Circle around and back over the Interstate, and continue to follow Dave Ward Drive for a bit over 2 miles.  Turn RIGHT on S. Donaghey Ave, & go 0.1 mi, and turn LEFT into the track parking lot.

Directions coming from the west or north (Russellville), going east on Interstate 40.
Take exit 129 for Dave Ward Dr.   Go right & continue to follow Dave Ward Dr for 2 miles.  Turn right on S. Donaghey Ave, & go 0.1 mi, & turn Left into the track parking lot.

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2019 EVENT COMPLETED – (LAST UPDATED 10/7/2019)

Competition Dates: COMPLETED – October 4-5, 2019
Time: 10am Friday and 9am Saturday
Athlete Check-In: Athletes may check-in AFTER 8am
More info: Water available at event.  Bring your own equipment.

 SCHEDULE

See BELOW for 2019.
 Friday 10:00am  Opening Ceremony on Friday
10:05am  – 1500m Race Walk / 1500m Power Walk / 1500m Run / 400m Walk (for ribbon)
(Note:  depending on number of athlete entrants, we might combine or separate starting times)10:05am to 12:45pm  – DROP IN EVENTS, so you can do your events below anytime within this 2.5 hour timeframe:
Discus
Shotput
Javelin
Hammer
Pole Vault
and Softball & Football Throws.
 Saturday  

8:15am  Registration Opens
8:45am5k RACE WALK BEGINS
9:00am – 12:00pm (DROP IN EVENTS, so come do your event anytime):
High Jump, Long Jump, Triple Jump
and the Standing Long Jump (ribbon event)

10:00am – OPENING CEREMONY – SPEAKERS, TORCH PRESENTATION & NATIONAL ANTHEM
The following running events will begin with a 10:15am start time.

400m – estimated 10:15am for first heat
100m – this event to follow
800m
50m
200m
4 x 100m RELAY **be present to compete**

 

Hotels in Conway:


Home2 Suites by Hilton Conway – 820 Bill Dean Drive – Conway, AR 72032  – (Exit 127 – Oak Street off of  I-40)   Call the hotel directly at 501-504-2602, and PRESS “O” and ask for the Arkansas Senior Olympics rate with Group Code “SRO”.  Guest rates are $99.00 + taxes.