Track and Field Grand Opening

Track and Field Grand Opening
Date Saturday, May 13, 2023
12:30 - 5:30 p.m.
Location Royal Stadium - View maps and directions
Bethel University
3900 Bethel Dr St Paul MN 55112
CostAn admission fee is required to enter the stadium for the MIAC Championships. Alumni and family activities are free of charge once inside the stadium.
Registration Registration is now closed.
SponsorsRoyal Athletics and University Relations

Event Description

Track and Field alumni, families, and friends are invited to join the Royals as they host their first-ever MIAC Outdoor Championship.  

President Allen, Coach Andrew Rock, and Athletic Director Greg Peterson will officially cut the ribbon on the new Royals Stadium Outdoor Track.  

Following the ribbon cutting ceremony will be a 50m kids race led by Roy the Lion, refreshments, face painting, and dilly bars! Guests will also have the opportunity to purchase BU Track & Field apparel and other merchandise.

Stay around and cheer on the Royals as they compete in day two of the MIAC Championships.

Schedule of Events:
12:30 p.m. | Alumni Tent Activities and Refreshments
1 p.m. | Ribbon Cutting and Kids 50m Race
1:30 p.m. | MIAC Championship 

MIAC Admission:
$10 - General Admission
$2 - Students with ID
Free - Children 5 and under
*MIAC passes accepted


Nick Cocalis, Assistant Athletic Director for Engagement, at or 608.213.2650.