Albuquerque Sports Facilities Details
Albuquerque Shooting Range
This scenic shooting range offers facilities for rifle, pistol and
muzzle loading, targets at varying distances, 3 skeet ranges, 2 trap
ranges, silhouette range for competition as well as two air conditioned
public club houses, classrooms for rent, and refreshment areas.
The Balloon Fiesta Park Soccer Tournament Complex/ Multi-Use Sport Facility – 21 fields!
While these fields are popular for major youth soccer tournaments,
anyone who needs vast green spaces will find this complex useful.
Possibilities for tournament play are endless including: soccer,
football, ultimate Frisbee, rugby, lacrosse, kite flying, model
airplanes, and more…
Duke City BMX
This BMX racing track is one of the only covered BMX facilities in
the world and hosts the American Bicycle Association Spring Nationals.
State Farm Soccer Complex – 22 fields!
Two lighted, championship fields highlight the complex. The facility has
played host to the NAIA Men’s Soccer National Championships, the USYSA
Far West Regionals in 2001, 2005, 2006, 2010, the AYSO National Games,
the Sandia Cup and many other soccer tournaments. The complex also
hosted the 2003 USA Track & Field Junior Olympics Cross Country
GOLF Albuquerque Year-Round
The natural attributes of Albuquerque’s landscape translate into a
creative edge in golf design from three distinctly high-desert golfing
experiences. Albuquerque is a golfing destination with memorable
topography, mild temperatures and open skies. This golf destination
offers parkland, desert /travel-tools/abq-expertss, and mountain courses in the rich
historical context of shared Native, Hispanic and Western cultures. With
multiple options this golf community is great for group tournaments or
for extending the corporate conversation.
Indoor Track & Field Facility at the Convention Center
Home of UNM’s Indoor Track & Field program, the facility
features a 200-meter Mondo oval with 60-degree banked turns and six
36-inch lanes. The straight is a panel system Mondo surface with eight
42-inch lanes, which is also used for high jump. The pole vault, long
jump and triple jump are on raised runways with Mondo surfacing. The
throwing ring is a wooden surface. The Convention Center hosted the 1966
AAU Indoor Nationals and the 2010, 2011 USA Indoor
Track & Field Championships and will host the 2012 USA Indoor Track & Field Championships.
Home of the AAA affiliate of the Los Angeles Dodgers and home to
the All-American Baseball Game, a national event showcasing the best
high school baseball players in the country. The Park hosted the 2007
AAA All Star Game which was televised nationally on the ESPN networks.
The park seats 11,124 including suite seating. The venue is also home to
UNM Lobo baseball.
Sandia Motor Speedway
This multi-use racing facility includes two paved ovals (¼ mile, ½
mile), a 1.7-mile road course with a 1.1-mile configuration capacity, a
Motocross track, a paved ¼ midget track and a paved remote control
track. Over 40 road course events are hosted here with makes and models
of all types. The facility also privately books for testing, practice,
race instruction, and special events.
The University of New Mexico Sports Facilities
Summer is an excellent time to take advantage of The University of New
Mexico’s diverse and versatile athletic facilities. Choose from seven
UNM Baseball Lobo Field: This
venue serves as the team’s primary practice facility which features SS
Turf in the infield and seats 2,500. Additionally, the indoor Ambrose
Alday Batting Complex is equipped with three cages, pitching machines,
and video monitors.
UNM Softball Field: With seating capacity for 1,500, this natural grass playing surface is home to the UNM Lobos’ Softball program.
UNM Football Stadium: Complete
with a state-of-the-art video board and scoreboard, the stadium seats
40,000 spectators for competitions on the natural grass field.
University Stadium is home to the New Mexico Bowl, which pits a Mountain
West Conference representative against a member of the Western Athletic
The World Famous Pit, University Arena, Basketball:
Seats 17,000, hosted an NCAA Final Four and many rounds of the NCAA
Men’s and Women’s basketball tournament. It is also home to one of the
largest state high school basketball tournaments in the country, drawing
crowds of more than 150,000 for the week-long event. Current
renovations include concourse expansion, state-of-the-art locker room
facilities, and the addition of 40 luxury suites and 300 club seats.
UNM Soccer and Track & Field Complex:
seats 5,000 and has the ability to expand to seat more. The Soccer
Complex features a Bermuda grass playing surface where several NCAA
tournament games were contested. The Great Friends of UNM Track Stadium
hosted the 2003 Mountain West Conference Outdoor Championships and
serves as the longtime home of the Great Southwest Track & Field
UNM Tennis Complex: This
dual indoor and outdoor facility has 13 courts available with seven
lighted outdoor courts and two indoor tennis domes. The complex hosted
conference and NCAA championship events with capacity for nearly 2,000
UNM Johnson Center: Houses
the campus intramural center and Recreation Services department.
Johnson Center contains an aquatics center with an Olympic size pool and
a main gymnasium and arena for basketball, wrestling and volleyball. An
auxiliary gym has five courts for basketball, volleyball and a weight
room, plus a low ropes course is available for team-building activities.
To book these facilities, contact Albuquerque CVB Sports Marketing:
Dan Ballou, Director of Sports Marketing
800-733-9918 ext. 3303 or 505-222-4303
Angie Jepsen, National Sales Manager
800-733-9918 ext. 3359 or 505-222-4359
Angela Lente, Administrative Assistant, Sports
800-733-9918 ext. 3306 or 505-222-4306