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Tyson 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.

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

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

World recordsEdit

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 recordsEdit


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


  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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