(Walnut, CA) The 57th running of the world famous Mt. SAC Relays will mark the final event in Historic Hilmer Lodge Stadium. At the conclusion of the Relays the stadium will undergo a 60+ million dollar renovation/rebuild of the facility which is slated to reopen for the 2017 event.
The dates for the 2015 event are April 11th for the Community College Division. The Mt. SAC Relays will continue on April 16-18th with the Collegiate, High School and Elite Divisions. The 2016 edition of the Mt. SAC Relays will be held at Historic Drake Stadium on the UCLA Campus.
Hilmer Lodge Stadium has been the site of numerous historic events including 20 world records, U.S. Olympic Trials, U.S. National Championships, the greatest single event long jump series (all jumps over 28'00"), the historic first competition between the Peoples Republic of China and Taiwan, Republic of China and the greatest day in track and field, where 6 world records were broken or tied in one evening.
For more information on the Mt. SAC Relays, please contact the Mt. SAC Special Events Office at 909-274-4840 or by e-mail at email@example.com.