RISF’s signature facility on Randall’s Island, Icahn Stadium, was opened on April 23, 2005. The Stadium, a world-class track & field facility, is capable of hosting local, regional and national events.
Currently, over 60 new and improved sports playing fields are under development and will vastly increase the amount of playing time available for New York City children. Click here for more information. sportsfields
Additional projects include a new Boardwalk just adjacent to the Stadium, leading to the Little Hell Gate Inlet – where a restored salt marsh and freshwater wetlands will soon improve water quality and wildlife habitat. This Boardwalk will also connect to roughly a mile of visible and accessible pedestrian and bicycle trails between the Inlet and the 103rd Street Footbridge from Manhattan, with interpretive signage and increased access to waterfront resources and current and future Park facilities.
Upcoming projects include a 20-court Tennis Center, a Visitors/Nature Center, additional pathway sections, and extensive environmental restoration. Programming at Randall’..