About Us

As one of the 57 USA Track and Field associations, the Southwestern Association governs the sports of track & field, long distance running, cross country, race walking, and mountain/ultra-distance/trail running within the north and central areas of Texas excluding the panhandle. Our official territory includes the portion of the State of Texas bounded on the south by and including the Counties of Irion, Tom Green, Concho, McCullock, San Saba, Mills, Hamilton, Coryell, Bell, Falls, Limestone, Freestone, Anderson, Cherokee, Rusk, and Panola; on the east by the State of Louisiana and the State of Arkansas; on the north by the State of Oklahoma; and on the west by and including the counties of Hardeman, Foard, Knox, Stonewall, Fisher, Scurry, Borden, Howard, Glasscock, and Reagan. We create, conduct, and oversee programs to provide opportunities for athletes of all ages to participate in the sport.

Association Resources

Association Board Meetings

  • JANUARY - TBA
  • APRIL - TBA
  • JULY - TBA
  • OCTOBER - TBA

Association Annual Meeting

The Southwestern Association Annual Meeting is held in September each year. Check back next August for more details.


Contact Info

USATF Southwestern
PO Box 763594
Dallas, TX 75376-3594

P: 214-803-9633
F: 972-709-3892
E: Email Us