Inverness Leisure » Running Track

The Queens Park Athletics Stadium is adjacent to the Sports Centre featuring a 400m, 8 lane synthetic all-weather track with floodlighting and seating for over 500 spectators.

Being the home of local running club the Inverness Harriers the stadium is fully equipped for major athletics training and competition, including photo finish and public address systems.

The track at Inverness Leisure is available for casual public use when it is not in use for events or club/group activitie as well as offering a large outdoor activity area for other individual events or to compliment an event being held within the leisure centre.

Having recently undergone a massive refurbishment, Queens Park Athletics Stadium is udoubtedly one of the best tracks in the whole of Scotland and with such picturesque surroundings is always near the top of the athletes’ favourite track lists.

The track is also in regular use for competions through the summer season so customers are advised to click on the ‘current restrictions’ link below to find out what events are taking place over the next few months.

Please note that the track is closed to the public on Tuesday and Thursday evenings between 7.00pm and 8.30pm and on Saturday mornings between 10.00am and 11.30am for Inverness Harriers AAC training sessions. The Track is also unavailable during the below events.

  • Friday 28th February                     10:00 – 11:00                      UHI
  • Sunday 8th March                          07:30 – 17:30                      Inverness Half Marathon
  • Thursday 26th March                    09:30 – 11:00                      Milton of Leys Primary School
  • Thursday 26th March                    12:45 – 14:15                      Milton of Leys Primary School
  • Sunday 12th April                           09:30 – 15:00                     Inverness Harriers Meet
  • Saturday 2nd May                          11:30 – 17:30                      RAM (Grampian) Athletics League
  • Wednesday 6th May                      09:00 – 15:00                      Highland Disabilty Sport Junior Athletics
  • Sunday 17th May                            10:30 – 16:30                      Youth Development Athletics League
  • Friday 29th May                              15:00 – 22:30                       North District Track & Field Championships
  • Saturday 30th May                         07:30 – 17:30                       North District Track & Field Championships
  • Thursday 4th June                         08:30 – 17:15                        North of Scotland Schools Track & Field Championships
  • Tuesday 9th June                           09:00 – 15:00                        Highland Disability Sport Senior Athletics
  • Sunday 14th June                          11:30 – 17:30                        RAM (Grampian) Athletics League
  • Tuesday 23rd June                         09:00 – 16:00                       Ross-Sutherland Secondary School Sports Association
  • Sunday 5th July                              11:30 – 17:30                       RAM (Grampian) Athletics League
  • Sunday 30th August                      11:00 – 16:00                      RAM (Grampian) Athletics League

Please note these are the actual measurements of each lane

Lane 1 - 400.000m

Lane 2 - 407.038m

Lane 3 - 414.704m

Lane 4 - 422.370m

Lane 5 - 430.034m

Lane 6 - 437.700m

Lane 7 - 445.636m

Lane 8 - 453.032m

Full use of lanes 1 and 2 is only available for club sessions and events to minimise wear and tear of the track surface.