USATF Indoor Championships: Top Stars to Expect, Prize Money, Schedule and How To Watch

USATF Indoor Championships: Top Stars to Expect, Prize Money, Schedule and How To Watch

Funmilayo Fameso 08:09 - 16.02.2024

Here's all you need to know about the 2024 USATF Indoor Championships taking place this weekend.

After a solid start to the 2024 track and field season, the USATF Indoor Championships will finally set the pace for a series of major championships for the rest of the year.

World and Olympic champions, as well as World Record holders, will all be on display in Albuquerque, New Mexico on February 16 and 17, with many vying to be selected for the World Athletics Indoor Championships that take place from 1-3 March in Glasgow, Scotland and to set the pace for the Olympics in Paris.

Stars to watch and expect

The US is known to have most of the world's biggest stars and best athletes, who'll be gunning for historic moments when they get into action in Albuquerque.

Some of the athletes to watch out for are listed below according to their events.

Men's Events

60m - Noah Lyles and Christian Colemen 

60m Hurdles - Grant Holloway 

200m short track - Erriyon Knighton 

Shot Put - Ryan Crouser 

3000m - Yared Nuguse 

800m - Bryce Hoppel 

Pole Vault - KC Lightfoot, Sam Kendricks

Women's Events

60m - Aleia Hobbs, Mikiah Brisco 

60m Hurdles - Tia Jones and Massai Russel 

400m - Talitha Diggs 

Pole Vault - Katie Moon 

Long jump - Tara Davis-Woodhall

USATF Indoor Championships Schedule

Friday 16 February

15:00: Women’s high jump final

15:00: Men’s high jump final

16:00: Men’s 3,000m race walk final

16:22: Women’s 3,000m race walk final

16:30: Men’s weight throw final

17:00: Men’s triple jump final

17:15: Women’s 800m final

17:30: Men’s pole vault final

17:39: Men’s 800m 1st round

18:10: Women’s 3,000m final

18:28: Women’s 60m hurdles 1st round

18:30: Women’s shot put final

18:46: Men’s 60m 1st round

19:00: Women’s long jump final

19:04: Women’s 400m 1st round

19:28: Men’s 400m 1st round

19:59: Men’s 3,000m final

20:15: Women’s 60m hurdles final

20:25: Men’s 60m hurdles final

Saturday 17 February

13:00: Women’s weight throw final

13:00: Women’s pole vault final

14:03: Women’s 60m 1st round

14:15: Women’s triple jump final

14:20: Men’s 60m 1st round

14:35: Men’s long jump final

14:45: Men’s shot put final

14:45: Women’s 400m final

14:55: Women’s 800m final

15:04: Men’s 800m final

15:14: Men’s 400m final

15:23: Women’s 1500m final

15:35: Men’s 1500m final

15:46: Women’s 60m final

15:56: Men’s 60m final

How To Watch

The 2024 USATF Indoor Championships will be livestreamed on USATF.TV on both days of the event. NBC and Peacock will also broadcast the event in the U.S. on Saturday and Sunday.

Winners Prize Money

According to reports, here is the prize money for the top places at the USATF Indoor Championships.

  1. $6,000 
  2. $4,000 
  3. $2,500 
  4. $1,500 
  5. $1,000