World Juniors Are One Year Away

EUGENE — In one year from Monday, the best young athletes will come to Eugene. It’ll be the beginning of the 2014 IAAF World Junior Track & Field Championships, which will be held at Hayward Field. It’ll be the first time that the World Juniors will be held in the United States, and the first … Continue reading »

Web Extra: Vin Lananna and Ian Dobson

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

Vin Lananna Inducted into Hall of Fame

EUGENE, Ore. — It’s a big day former Oregon track and field coach Vin Lananna. He’ll be inducted Wednesday into the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association Hall of Fame. In his 35 years of coaching, Lananna (left) led teams to 11 NCAA titles and 42 conference crowns. He also spearheaded campaigns … Continue reading »

Shakeup At Top Of Oregon Track & Field

Courtesy: Oregon Sports Information EUGENE, Ore. – “This reorganization and promotion within our track and field staff has been under consideration for some time,” said Mullens. “These moves will allow the University of Oregon and TrackTown USA to continue to lead the nation in the sport of track and field and recognizes the positive growth in … Continue reading »