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.

Registration fee is $55.00 – now through Sept 29, 2019 at 11:59pm.

 

2019 EVENT

Competition Dates: Oct 4-5, 2019
Time: The projected start both days is 8:30am, but first event start time subject to change.
Athlete Check-In: Athletes may check-in AFTER 7:30am
More info: Water available at event.  Bring your own equipment.
Projected times each day will be from 8:45am to 11:30am each day.

 SCHEDULE

See BELOW for 2019.
 Friday TBD  Opening Ceremony
TBD  1500m Race Walk / 1500m Power Walk / 5K Race Walk / 1500m Run (Note:  depending on number of athlete entrants, we might combine or separate starting times)
TBD – TBD  (DROP IN EVENTS) – Discus, Shotput, Javelin, Hammer & Pole Vault, and Softball & Football Throws.
TBD 400m walk (ribbon event)
 Saturday 8:35am  Opening Ceremony
8:45am – 11:30am (DROP IN EVENTS) – High Jump, Long Jump, Triple Jump
and the Standing Long Jump (ribbon event)The following running events are TBD for start times:
400m
100m
800m
200m
50m
*If we have enough athlete interest, we may attempt to do a 4 x 100m RELAY.

 

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.