7th Annual

Jim Thorpe Native American 5k National Championships

Saturday, June 28, 2014 Albuquerque, New Mexico

Southwestern Indian Polytechnic Institute


This race is certified & sanctioned by USATF of New Mexico.
Click here to learn more.

2013 Results have been posted here

Jim Thorpe Native American 5k National Championships

The 2013 event will honor Ann Wheelock Gonzales (Oneida), Steve Gauchupin (Jemez Pueblo), and Shane Cleveland.

All past and present WINGS OF AMERICA runners, facilitators, coaches, Board of Directors, staff and supporters are invited to join us for a renewal of friendship gathering at the race.

The race will include a "Sports Warriors vs WINGS team challenge.

Race will be held on the campus of Southwestern Indian Polytechnic Institute located at 9169 Coors Rd NW Albuquerque, New Mexico

The course is a flat, paved, 2 loop certified course designed for extremely fast times, even at altitude.
This race is the USATF New Mexico 5K State Championships and all times are eligible for age group state record recognition


For more information:

Phone: (505) 710-3323
Phone: (505) 890-3430
E-mail: SportsWarriorsTC@aol.com

Host Hotel

7630 Pan American Freeway
Albq, NM 87109
(505) 828-1600
Website: http://bit.ly/1azgFNc

Request: Jim Thorpe 5K Run Rate

$49 + tax (1-2 persons)
$10 each additional person over 12 years
Must book by June 14th to get discounted rate

Free Hot breakfast
Outdoor pool and whirlpool
5 miles from SIPI campus

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1 & 2 Mile Fitness Walks | 7:45 am
5k Runs (All Divisions) | 8:30 am
1k Youth Run | 9:30 am
Toddler 300 Meter Dash | 9:45 am
Honoring of Individuals | 10:00 am
Awards | 10:15 am
Traditional Pueblo Throw | 11:00 am

Public is invited to all cultural events

Learn more about events

How to get to the Race

Southwestern Indian Polytechnic Institute
9169 Coors Blvd NW
Albuquerque, NM 87120

From I-25: West on Paseo del Norte to Coors exit. Go south on Coors to first stop light (Frontage Rd) and turn left (east) Continue ½ mile on to school campus.
From I-40: North on Coors 5 miles to Frontage Rd and stop light. Turn right (east) ½ miles onto school campus.
*A RAM Service Station and SIPI sign is located at the stop light. SIPI campus is directly east of the intersection.

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