Tyson Invitational

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Tyson Invitational
DateSecond weekend in February
LocationFayetteville, Arkansas, United States United States
Event typeTrack and field
Official siteTyson Invitational

The Tyson Invitational, is an annual indoor track and field meet which is held in early February at the Randal Tyson Track Center. It was first held in Track Capital of the South, in Fayetteville, Arkansas.

The competition is part of National Collegiate Athletic Association's Indoor[1] and attracts high caliber athletes, including Olympic and World medalists.[2]

World records[edit]

Over the course of its history, one world record has been set at the Tyson Invitational.

Year Event Record Athlete Nationality Ref
2006 4×400 m relay 3:01.96 [3] Kerron Clement
Wallace Spearmon
Darold Williamson
Jeremy Wariner
 United States

Meeting records[edit]

Men[edit]

Event Record Athlete Nationality Date Ref
200 m 20.19 Wallace Spearmon  United States 16 February 2008

References[edit]

  1. ^ University of Arkansas Track and Field Home Meet Information
  2. ^ Tyson Invitational February 9th-10th 2018 Fayetteville, Arkansas, United States
  3. ^ insufficient doping control; IAAF rejected the time as no post-race EPO analysis was performed.

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