ORLANDO, Fla. (March 11, 2016) – Approximately 1,500 athletes and their families were in attendance in Landover, Md. for the inaugural AAU Indoor National Championships at the Prince George Sports & Learning Center.
Hosted by 1992 Olympic gold medalist Darnell Hall and his wife Karen, the national event was the largest indoor track and field event the organization has held in more than 120 years of existence. Boys and girls from ages 5 through 22 took part in the two-day event.
The AAU Indoor National Championships was the last of three national indoor track and field events hosted annually by the AAU. The AAU Northern Indoor Nationals featured more than 500 athletes in Rockford, IL in January and the AAU 14-Under National Indoor Championships brought more than 600 athletes to Ypsilanti, MI.
“Each of our events took a significant step forward this year in terms of both quality and participation,” said Charles Oliver, AAU Athletics National Chair. “We enjoyed an exciting indoor season and look forward to seeing even more of our 46,000-plus athletes race in our outdoor events summer.”
G-Force attended the event in Maryland with 6 athletes and brought home 9 medals!!!!
Introducing G-Force AAU Indoor “All American” National Medalists:
Tucker Conine…”All American” Bronze National Medalist in 60m & “All American” National Medalist in 200m
D’Neigh Williams… “All American” Silver National Medalist in 60m & “All American” National Medalist in the 200m
Taliyah Mizell…”All American” National Medalist in High Jump & Shot Put
Emily Castells…. “All American” National Medalist in High Jump
Tovani Mizell ….. “All American” National Medalist in Shot Put
Trevion Mizell.… “All American” National Medalist in Long Jump
We had a Great time and had even Greater Success!!!! God is Good…..Outdoor Season here we come!!!!! Great Job G-Force