Web Extra: Day 3 of IAAF World Juniors

3K Gold Medalist Mary Cain: TrackTown USA President Vin Lananna: Oregon pole vaulter Cole Walsh: Oregon/Team Canada runner Christian Brennan: Team USA pole vaulter Desiree Freier:

Web Extra: Day 1 of IAAF World Juniors

Oregon signee Ariana Washington: Oregon signee Raevyn Rogers: Oregon signee Ashlee Moore: Baylor/Team USA sprinter Trayvon Brommel:  

NCAA Track Championships Kick Off

EUGENE, Ore. — The NCAA Track and Field Championships kick off at Hayward Field Wednesday. It starts with the men’s decathlon at 11:30 a.m., but the big event is the men’s 10,000 meter final. That event is happening at 7:15 p.m. The athlete to watch is Edward Cheserek, a freshman at the University of Oregon. … Continue reading »

Fans Cheer on Runners at Pre Classic

EUGENE,  Ore.–  There wasn’t an empty seat in the stands at Hayward Field Saturday as track and field fans from all over the country watched some of the fastest runners in the world race at the Prefontaine Classic. Fans said there’s just something special about this race that keeps them coming back year after year. … Continue reading »

Interview: Prefontaine Classic

EUGENE, Ore. — Some of the best athletes in the world are in Eugene, getting ready to take on Hayward Field. The Prefontaine Classic kicks off Friday evening. Organizers say last year, it was rated as the number one invitational track meet in the world. Jeff Oliver with the Prefontaine Classic joined us live in … Continue reading »

Track and Field of Dreams

BLUE RIVER, Ore. — Field of Dreams was baseball. Track and Field of dreams, is track and field. And that’s exactly what they have in the McKenzie Community Track and Field. A grand opening and track and field events were held Friday to show off the finished product. It’s the result of dreams and donations … Continue reading »

UO Track & Field Teams Win Championships

EUGENE, Ore. — The Oregon Ducks’ indoor track and field teams are coming home champions. The women’s team beat Texas and Florida in a very close race Saturday to bring home its fifth straight title, making Oregon only the second team in NCAA history to do so. The men’s team cruised to the championship, its … Continue reading »

NCAA Track and Field Tickets on Sale

EUGENE, Ore. — The NCAA Track and Field Championships are coming back to Eugene and tickets go on sale Thursday. The impact for the city will be significant. Travel Lane County estimates about 12,000 spectators per day at the events. About 25 percent of those fans will come from out of town. The venue will … Continue reading »

TrackTown USA Youth Challenge

EUGENE, Ore. — The IAAF World Junior Championships at Hayward Field are 200 days away, and organizers are trying to get kids excited about the summer event with the “U.S.A. Youth Challenge.” This is the first time the event will be held in the United States. Organizers say some of the best track athletes in … Continue reading »

Web Extra: Vin Lananna and Ian Dobson

TrackTown USA President Vin Lananna: Former Olympian and event organizer Ian Dobson:

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