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Sports and Meeting Facilities

The National Sports Center has one of the most unique collections of sporting and meeting facilities in the world.

Sports Facilities

Victory Links Golf Course

Victory Links Golf Course

This is the only PGA Tour-designed public golf course in the state of Minnesota. The links-style course also features Tournament Green Putting Course, a full-service clubhouse and driving range. Victory Links conducts numerous clinics, programs and leagues for all ages.

Night view of Schwan Super Rink

Schwan Super Rink

Eight sheets of ice under one roof! This is the largest ice arena complex in the world and home to the U.S. Women's Olympic Hockey Team. The Schwan Super Rink hosts tournaments, leagues and development programs year-round.

Full field play in NSC Sports Hall

Indoor Sports

The National Sports Center has two main indoor field sport facilities, the NSC Sports Hall and Sport Expo Center, located at the Gradient Financial Center. Both spaces service multiple sports, including soccer, baseball, softball, lacrosse, football, rugby and ultimate.

Athletic fields during Schwan's USA CUP

Athletic Fields

One the most striking things about the NSC when arriving on campus is the number of fields. The facility currently boasts 52 fields that can be used for soccer, rugby, lacrosse, ultimate disc and other outdoor field sports.

Aerial view of NSC Stadium

NSC Stadium

The 8,500 seat NSC Stadium has hosted numerous events, from U.S. National Team soccer games to the Opening Ceremony of Schwan's USA CUP. It's also home to Minnesota United FC in the North American Soccer League. The facility also is a perfect location for concerts and festivals.

Riders in the turn of NSC Velodrome

NSC Velodrome

The NSC Velodrome is 250-meters of pure adrenaline. Pitched 42-degrees in the corners, our all-wood cycling velodrome features some of the most exciting action on campus. The NSC Velodrome has hosted numerous high-level cycling events as well as our weekly race series. The cycling staff also offers classes for first-time riders who want to experience the rush of track cycling.

Meeting Facilities

Aerial view of Schwan Center

Welcome Center

The Welcome Center is a multi-dimensional conference facility that can host anything from small group meetings for ten to large 500 person events. The facility has the flexibility that is only limited to the imagination of planners!

Aerial view of NSC Sports Hall

NSC Sports Hall

The NSC Sports Hall is the perfect venue for large-scale events and functions. State of the art FieldTurf® surface allows for the ultimate flexibility of use. Locker rooms are conveniently located adjacent to the Sports Hall.

NSC Residence Hall

Residence Hall

The NSC Residence Hall, a 180-bed dormitory with an adjoining cafeteria, is perfect for retreats, residence camps, and tournaments requiring on-site housing. The building is connected to the NSC Sports Hall and main administrative offices.

Full parking lot at National Sports Center

Parking

The NSC has various parking facilities across the campus and is flexible enough to host ride-and-drive events and other community functions.