National Indoor Arena

King Edward's Road
B1 2AA

Telephone: 0121 200 2202


Type: Synthetic, 200m, 6 lanes, 8 lane straight

Authority: Birmingham
Ceremonial County: West Midlands

NUTS Name: Birmingham

Electronic Map Links:
Multimap 1:10,000 (Street Level)
Multimap 1:25,000 (Area Level)
Multimap 1:50,000 (Area Level)
Multimap 1:100,000 (Road Level)
Multimap 1:200,000 (Road Level)
Streetmap (Street Level)
Streetmap (Area Level)
Streetmap (Road Map)

OS National Grid Reference: SP 059869
National Grid Reference: 405900, 286900

Paper Maps:
A-Z Birmingham 1D 116 & 4A 4
A-Z Birmingham Mini 3F 57 & 2B 8
A-Z West Midlands 7H 93 & 5B 4
A-Z Birmingham (Ed 2A and older) 3G 73 & 3A 152
OS Explorer Map: 220
OS Pathfinder Map: 934

Train: Birmingham New Street, Jewellery Quarter, Birmingham Snow Hill, Birmingham Moor Street

Opening Times: Too varied to list here - ring for details
Is track locked/unavailable for casual use at other times: Yes
Charges: Adult 2.00, Junior 1.00

Track Diagram: Not available
Field Event Facilities: Full indoor facilities - HJ, PV, LJ, TJ, SP
S/C Water Jump: None

Changing: Full
Floodlights: Yes
Seating: 8000 (approx) covered

Track Certification: The track is inspected every year and if appropriate a certificate awarded for the period of installation

Clubs: None

Pictures: Please browse the selection here.

The display of inline maps of track locations is no longer
a free service and so has had to be withdrawn

Please use the Electronic Map links

Sponsorship for is being sought
Please contact Tim Grose

Click the picture for a larger view
Click here to see the list of pictures for this track.

Other Info:
The track is situated in the Community Hall and can be relatively easily dismantled and reinstalled to allow other events like pop concerts to take place. The venue is the largest indoor stadium in the UK and stages the British leg of the Indoor Grand Prix. The track surface is Mondo Sportflex Super X Classic. There is a strict rule that spike lengths for all users except high jumpers must be 6mm or less. The National Indoor Arena is managed by the NEC group.

Last update: 22/11/1999

Please send any amendments to Tim Grose

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