Lake Sullivan Sports Complex is part of the Riverside Regional Park and home to unique recreational opportunities. In April, the City of Indianapolis announced a partnership with Marian University to manage, operate and maintain the complex.
4.7.11 MAYOR ANNOUNCES PARTNERSHIP WITH MARIAN UNIVERSITY FOR MANAGEMENT OF LAKE SULLIVAN SPORTS COMPLEX
The Major Taylor Velodrome was built in 1982, and has hosted many National and International competitions including the 1987 Pan American Games. The concrete cycling track is 333.3 meters in distance and has banked turns of 28 degrees.
Major Taylor SkateparkThe Skatepark is FREE and open every day from dawn to dusk. Lake Sullivan Complex Map [PDF]
DIRECTIONSThe Major Taylor Sports Complex, including the Major Taylor Velodrome, Major Taylor Skatepark, and Indy BMX track, is located on the Northwest side of Indianapolis, near Marian University. From Downtown IndianapolisTake I-65 North to the 29th/30th Street exit. Go to 30th Street (the 2nd stop light) and turn left. (At this point 30th Street is one-way west). Take 30th Street approximately 1.5 miles to where it merges with 29th Street. (This will be by the Naval Armory.) 30th Street makes a 90 degree turn at that stop light; continue to follow 30th Street to the stop light at the top of the hill. (You'll see the Soap Box Derby track on your right.) Turn right onto Cold Spring Road. Lake Sullivan Sports Complex is about 3/4 mile on your right .- OR -From I-465 take 38th Street east to Cold Spring Road (about 10 or 11 stop lights) to Cold Spring Road. Turn right on Cold Spring Road. Lake Sullivan Sports Complex is located on your left, less than 1/2 mile from the stoplight.
From I-65 SB take the 38th Street exit to first stoplight (Cold Spring Road). Lake Sullivan Sports Complex is located on your left, less than 1/2 mile from the stoplight.
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