Local Runners Organize Run for Boston

EUGENE, Ore. — Runners in Eugene are hitting the trail Wednesday night to honor the victims of Monday’s tragedy. The Oregon Track Club used its Facebook page to gather local runners at Alton Baker Park. The plan is for runners to gather at the park at 6 p.m. and run Pre’s Trail together. Runners at … Continue reading »

UO Athletes Run for Victims

EUGENE, Ore. — University of Oregon athletes also showed their support for the Boston Marathon bombing victims. At another historical venue for runners, Oregon’s Hayward Field, members of UO’s track and field teams took part in the Run for Boston initiative, which encouraged people to gather Wednesday and run in solidarity for the people and … Continue reading »