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WIAA Safety


Attention Track and Field Event Attendees,

The UW-La Crosse Police Department welcomes you to the 2024 WIAA State Track & Field Championships! Your safety and enjoyment are our top priorities. As you join us for this exciting event, we kindly ask for your cooperation in following these guidelines:

  1. Stay Alert: Be aware of your surroundings at all times. Report any suspicious activity to event staff or law enforcement immediately.
  2. Follow Instructions: Please comply with all instructions given by event staff and law enforcement officers. They are here to ensure your safety.
  3. Keep Valuables Secure: Secure your belongings and avoid leaving items unattended.
  4. Stay Hydrated: Remember to drink plenty of water, especially if the weather is hot. 
  5. Respect Others: Show respect to fellow attendees, athletes, and event staff. Disruptive or disorderly behavior will not be tolerated.
  6. Emergency Procedures: Familiarize yourself with emergency exits and procedures. In the event of an emergency, remain calm and follow instructions from authorities.
  7. Have Fun: Finally, have a fantastic time cheering on the athletes and soaking up the atmosphere of this thrilling event!

Thank you for your cooperation, and we wish you a safe and enjoyable experience at the 2024 WIAA State Track & Field Championships!