Athing Mu in the women's 800m during Millrose Games

NEW YORK, NY, August 3, 2022Ā ā€“Ā The Armory FoundationĀ is pleased to announce the track & field competition schedule for theĀ 2022-23 indoor season, with more than 100 meets slated to take place at the historic facility.

As always, The Armory will provide first-class competition opportunities for all levels, including youth, high school, collegiate, professional, adult, and Masters athletes. Read more: 2024 Paris Olympics to have repechageĀ round instead of ā€œfastest losersā€Ā qualifying scheme

ā€œSpaced among our hundreds of training practice sessions open to the public, it is track & field competitions that are the lifeblood of The Armory,ā€ said Armory Foundation Co-PresidentĀ Jonathan Schindel.

ā€œWhether it is the very first competition for a young six-year-old runner or a young octogenarian setting a personal or national best, we are looking forward to creating more lasting memories on the Fastest Track in the World this coming indoor season, where more records have been set than anywhere else.ā€

The jam-packed slate begins on October 16 with theĀ Armory Trials, now in its third year of providing high school students the chance to bolster their college recruiting profiles with fully automatic time marks. The season concludes April 21-22 with the ever-popularĀ CUIMC Team Relay Marathon Presented by NYRR.

TheĀ 115th Millrose Games, the most highly anticipated event on the schedule, will be held on Saturday, February 11. The lead-up to this nationally televised spectacle includes theĀ Millrose Games TrialsĀ on January 11 and theĀ Millrose Games Youth ClinicĀ on February 9,Ā featuring elite and professional athletes as youth instructors.

The very popularĀ Uptown GamesĀ will take place this year on October 29.Ā 

ā€œWe are delighted to welcome back the hundreds of families whose children participate in our CityTrack and Little Feet youth programs,ā€ said Armory Foundation Co-President Rita Finkel.Ā 

ā€œThis year we will have the additional pleasure to include the participants of the new Seniors AIM High Program to our run and games on the track. Last yearā€™s Halloween Uptown GamesĀ were very well received by the community, and we look forward to another year of spooky fun for all. Wear your costumes.ā€

Other events to circle on the calendar include:

  • Key high school invitationals such as theĀ Coaches Hall of Fame InvitationalĀ on December 17, theĀ Marine Corps Holiday ClassicĀ on December 29-30, theĀ U.S. Air Force Hispanic GamesĀ on January 6-7, and theĀ New Balance GamesĀ on January 20-21.
  • 12 PSAL meets and 10 Section 1 meets, benefiting the thousands of local student-athletes who call The Armory home.
  • TheĀ Dr. Sander Invitational Columbia ChallengeĀ on January 27-28 and theĀ HBCU ShowcaseĀ on January 14.
  • Four collegiate conference championships, featuring athletes from the MAAC, CUNY, ECAC, and the All-Atlantic Region.
  • Five editions of theĀ NYRR Night at the RacesĀ series for adult competitors, as well as theĀ Trial of Miles Track Night at The Armory, being contested indoors for the first time on February 25.

For the complete 2022-23 Armory schedule, please clickĀ HERE.

Athing Mu in the women's 800m during Millrose Games

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