Foote Field looking North

Foote Field

About Foote Field

Foote Field a multi-sport facility named for its benefactor, Eldon Foote, University of Alberta alumnus, philanthropist and businessman, who had, during his lifetime, a great love of track and field sports in which he also competed and excelled. Mr. Foote donated $2 million towards the construction of the sports complex named in his honour.

It is the home of the University of Alberta’s high-performance sport teams, the Golden Bears and Pandas, in track and field, football, soccer and rugby.

Hours of Operation

  December 1 - March 31 April 1 to November  30
Monday to Friday






 Hours may change owing to special events

Facilities include

  • Premier grass field
  • 4 natural grass fields
  • Artificial turf field 
  • Running track and throwing area
  • Conference and meeting rooms
  • 8 locker rooms
  • Audio-visual equipment to accommodate conferences, seminars and classes.
    • Additional set up charges may apply. Please inquire.


  • Foote Field facilities may be rented  for games, practices, meetings, events and social functions. For rental rates and information, please call 780-492-6835
  • Foote Field is part of the City of Edmonton's Joint Use Agreement and some rental requests may be forwarded to the City of Edmonton's booking office


  • Free parking is available for members and guests while using Foote Field or Saville Community Sports Centre facilities. No park and ride permitted.

Location and contact information

11601 68 Avenue, Edmonton, Alberta, T6G 2E1
780-492-6868 (front desk reception) / 780-492-6835 (rental inquiries)

LRT station: South Campus

Book a Facility at South Campus



Useful links

Canadian Athletics Coaching Centre
Golden Bears and Pandas Athletics