Program: Native American 5K National Championships and Open Community runs and walks

What

Running, General Exercise, Walking, Track and Field

This event is a 5K competitve run, which also includes 1 & 2 mile fitness walks, 400 meter toddler dash, and 1K youth run.

Tribes Involved:
All tribes

Location:
Community
Southwestern Indian Polytechnic Institute, 9169 Coors Blvd NW, Albuquerque, NM

Program Purpose:
The specific purpose of this event is to provide a national championship specifically for Native American tribal members. In addition it is to promote fitness and healty lifestyles. The proceeds go towards funding the NASC Sports Warriors racing team to attend USATF National Championship events.

Program Key Features:
The only running event that has a "National Championship" for Native Americans. There is a special 1K run with the focus on ages 8 -12 years.

Most Excited About:
The National Championship for Native American tribal members.

Program Age Groups:
Youth
Adult
Elder


Community:
All tribal communities are invited as well as the general public. This event is also open to the non-Indian community with their own division included.

Start Date: 5/23/09

Location

1235 Lake Plaza Drive- Suite 221
Colorado Springs, CO 80906
US