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


Running, Walking, Track and Field, General Exercise

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

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:

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


1235 Lake Plaza Drive- Suite 221
Albuquerque, NM 87120