Track & Field

The 2016 U.S. Paralympics Team Trials - Track & Field will serve as the primary selection event for the Paralympic Games Team Selection. The top ranked athletes from this competition will represent Team USA at the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio. Selection Procedures are posted on the U.S. Paralympics Track and Field website.


Competition Venue

The Irwin Belk Complex at Johnson C. Smith University offers world-class facilities featuring an eight-lane, 400-meter track with MONDO surface, including runways for jumps, pole vault and javelin, overlooking the skyline of Charlotte. Wifi will be provided at the track through the JCSU Guest network.

The Irwin Belk Complex is located at:
500 N. Summit Avenue
Charlotte, NC 28216

Lodging and Transportation

Athlete Information


For sport-specific inquiries related to the U.S. Paralympic Team Trials - Track & Field, please contact Tina Kauffman-Cain, U.S. Paralympics associate director of track & field national team programs, or 719-866-2065. 

For general event, volunteer or media inquiries, visit the contact section of the event information page for additional contacts.