BIRMINGHAM, USA | ‎‏‏‎ ‎‏‏‎ JULY 7-17, 2022

Birmingham CrossPlex

Background

The Birmingham CrossPlex is a facility for athletes to compete at the highest possible level of competition. The CrossPlex will host the most events for The World Games 2022 across it’s four venues: Bill Harris Arena, Indoor Track & Field, the Natatorium and the Parking Lots. 





Bill Harris Arena

A 5,000 seat arena, Bill Harris arena is a great multi-purpose facility that hosts a variety of events from concerts and trade shows to multiple sporting events like basketball, volleyball, cheerleading competitions and has hosted two NCAA Division II Wrestling National Championships.




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Artistic Roller Skating

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Inline Hockey




Natatorium

The natatorium opened in the fall of 2011 and holds 1,400+ fans, coaches and athletes. It has hosted swim meets including USA club, YMCA Regional’s, Parks and Rec State Championships and other organizations. The CrossPlex has also hosted collegiate dual meets, conference championships and two NCAA Division II Swimming and Diving National Championships.


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Canoe Polo

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Finswimming

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Lifesaving



Indoor Track

Since opening in 2011, the track has hosted over 500 events and continues to grow with each year. The CrossPlex has hosted a variety of track events that include youth meets, high school state championships, regional and national club-level championships, collegiate invitations, college conference championships, NCAA qualifying events, one NCAA Division I and three NCAA Division II National Championships.


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Indoor Speed Skating

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Wheelchair Rugby




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Parking Lots

The Birmingham CrossPlex has ample space to provide an outdoor runway for event hosting and competitive sport.


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Outdoor Speed Skating


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