FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Thursday, January 31, 2019
2019 TOYOTA USATF INDOOR CHAMPIONSHIP TICKETS ARE OFFICIALLY ON SALE
NYC Parks’ Ocean Breeze Athletic Complex to host weekend of competitive indoor track events
New York City —Tickets are officially on sale for the 2019 Toyota USATF Indoor Championships at NYC Parks’ Ocean Breeze Athletic Complex in New York City. For the first time in nearly two decades, America’s best track and field athletes will call the Big Apple home, from Friday, February 22 through Sunday, February 24, as they compete in this year’s championship.
World-class track and field athletes will be racing towards their shot at being crowned the national champion at one of the City’s most elite track facilities. Ticket prices for Saturday and Sunday’s events range from $15-$50 for each day of competition, and are available for purchase here.
The concluding indoor event of the nationally televised USATF Championship Series, the 2019 Toyota USATF Indoor Championships is a three-day competition featuring the country’s best track & field athletes. Running events from 60 to 3,000 meters, all field events, and the 3,000m race walks are contested each year.
USA Track & Field (USATF) is the National Governing Body for track and field, long-distance running and race walking in the United States. USATF encompasses the world's oldest organized sports, some of the most-watched events of Olympic broadcasts, the country's No. 1 high school and junior high school participatory sport and more than 30 million adult runners in the United States. For more information on USATF, visit www.usatf.org.
About Ocean Breeze
NYC Parks’ Ocean Breeze Athletic Complex is a 135,000 square-foot, state-of-the-art indoor track and field facility in Staten Island. The first facility in the United States to be recognized as a certified International Association of Athletics Federations facility, Ocean Breeze has hosted 14 major championships, including three major national competitions since opening in 2015. Most recently, the $112-million athletic complex served as host to the highly successful 2017 and 2018 USATF Hershey Youth Indoor Championships. Additionally, the complex serves as a community resource, offering recreational and athletic amenities to Staten Islanders.