United States Track & Field Announces Future Youth and Junior Olympic Championships Sites And Dates

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — USA Track & Field has announced the sites and dates for the National Junior Olympics and the Youth Athletics Championships for the next three years.
Sacramento, California will play host to the 2022 USATF National Junior Olympic Track & Field Championships for the fifth time since 2001, bringing together thousands of athletes ages 7-18 at Hornet Stadium, on the campus of Sacramento State University. The Junior Olympics are USATF’s marquee youth program and feature a progressive qualifying procedure with athletes advancing from Association Championships to Regional Championships and culminating with advancement to the National Championships.

USATF has announced dates for upcoming championships through 2024.

The 2022 Youth Indoor Championships will be held at Staten Island’s Ocean Breeze Athletic Complex, and the 2022 USATF National Youth Outdoor Championships will head to Icahn Stadium on Randall’s Island in New York City. College Station will be the site of the 2022 USATF National Junior Olympic Cross Country Championships, to be held at Texas A&M’s Watts Course.

In 2023, the University of Oregon’s Hayward Field, site of the 2022 World Athletics Outdoor Championships, will host the USATF National Junior Olympic Track & Field Championships, bringing the meet to Eugene for the first time since 2004. Louisville, Kentucky will host two championships in 2023: the Youth Indoor Championships will take place at the Norton Healthcare Sports & Learning Center and the National Junior Olympic Cross Country Championships will be contested at Tom Sawyer Park.

2024 will see Texas A&M’s Cushing Stadium host its first USATF National Junior Olympic Track & Field Championships while youth championships are slated for Louisville’s Norton Healthcare Sports & Learning Center (indoor) and Oregon’s Hayward Field (outdoor), with the National Junior Olympic Cross Country Championships returning to Tom Sawyer Park in Louisville.

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2022 Championships

March 18-20 Youth Indoors Ocean Breeze Athletic Complex, Staten Island, New York
June 29-July 2 Youth Outdoors Icahn Stadium, New York, NY
July 25-31 Junior Olympic Track & Field Hornet Stadium, Sacramento State University, Sacramento, CA
December 10 Junior Olympic Cross Country Watts Course, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX

2023 Championships

March 10-12 Youth Indoors Norton Healthcare Sports & Learning Center, Louisville, KY
July 24-30 Junior Olympic Track & Field Hayward Field, Eugene, OR
December 9 Junior Olympic Cross Country Tom Sawyer Park, Louisville, KY

 2024 Championships

March 8-10 Youth Indoors Norton Healthcare Sports & Learning Center, Louisville, KY
June 26-30 Youth Outdoors Hayward Field, Eugene, OR
July 22-28 Junior Olympic Track & Field Cushing Stadium, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX
December 14 Junior Olympic Cross Country Tom Sawyer Park, Louisville, KY

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