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  • 7600 Grand Ave.
    Pittsburgh, PA 15225
  • 412-262-3335
  • Fax: 412-262-4461
  • Category: Sports Venues
  • Sub-Category: Rinks
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Island Sports Center

Island Sports Center is home to the Robert Morris University men's & women's Division I ice hockey teams. Located on Neville Island, the 32 acre state-of-the-art center boasts:

  • NHL-size rink (200' x 85') with 900 spectator seating and 1,500 standing room
  • Olympic-size rink (200' x 100') with 300 spectator seating
  • 2 "Open Air" rinks (185' x 85') with 200 bleacher seats located between the rinks (one court features sport court surface)
  • 72,000 sq.ft. (300' x 240')  indoor sports turf field, a miniature golf course
  • An outdoor 120' x 60' natural grass field surrounded by an NCAA regulation 8-lane artificial running track


Island Sports Center features a 75' ceiling height for all indoor facilities, electronic scoring, 3 meeting rooms, a strength and fitness center, locker rooms, a hockey and skate pro shop, concessions, a bistro, an arcade, free WIFI access and over 600 parking spaces with motor coach parking. There are more than 1,600 hotel rooms within a 10 minute drive.

Island Sports Center has previously hosted:

  • USA Hockey District and National Championship Tournaments
  • National Short Track Speed Skating Championships
  • Junior Olympic Figure Skating Championships
  • U.S. Collegiate Figure Skating Championship
  • Tropicurl International Curling Championships
  • NCAA Track & Field NEC Championships
  • U.S. National Frisbee Championships


Sports Accommodated: Archery | Field Hockey | Figure Skating | Football | Futsal | Gymnastics | Hockey | In Line Skating | Lacrosse | Rugby | Short Track Speed Skating | Soccer | Street Hockey | Track | Ultimate Frisbee

Track + Field Complexes
  • Warm-Up Area:
  • Dual Cages:
  • Electronic Timing:
  • Judge Stands:
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  • Number of Lanes on Track: 8
  • Starting Blocks:
  • Track Surface: artificial
  • Spectator Seating:
  • Number of Seats: 500
  • Restrooms:
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Venue Information
  • Miles to Downtown: 11
  • Miles to Airport: 11
  • Number of Parking Spaces: 650
  • Motorcoach Parking:
  • Hotels w/in Walking Distance:
Golf Courses
  • Number of Courses on Site: 1
  • Water Hazards in Play:
Multi-Use/Rectangular Field
  • Number of Rectangular Fields: 2
  • Area (sq ft): 72,000
  • Dimensions of Playing Surface: 300' x 240’
  • Surface Type: turf
Rinks
  • Number of Rinks on Site: 4
  • Dimensions of Rinks: 200' x 85' (1) 200' x 100' (2) 185' x 85' (3&4)
  • Rink Surfaces: ice (1, 2, 3) & sport court (4)
  • Boards:
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  • Elevated Seating:
  • Number of Seats Rink 1: 900
  • Number of Seats Rink 2: 300
  • Number of Seats Rink 3: 200
  • Number of Seats Rink 4: 200
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Type
  • Multi-Use/Rectangular Field:
  • Rink:
  • Track & Field Complex:

Meeting Facility Rooms

Room Name Dimensions Ceiling Sq. Ft. Theater Classroom Size Banquet Capacity Reception
Hat Trick Club X       2876.00     175         150     200  
Dome X       83940.00     1000         600     1000  
6th Floor Lecture Hall X       3120.00