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Hayward Field awarded 2020 U.S. Olympic Trials

USA Track and Field announced on Thursday that Hayward Field will host the 2020 United States Track & Field Olympic Trials. The 2020 trials were set to be held at Mt. San Antonio College in Walnut, California, but after renovation concerns, the door opened for Eugene to host the trials …

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Deajah Stevens is a US champion, Washington and Simpson also reach World Championships

Current and former Oregon track and field athletes qualified for the IAAF World Championships in London after a hot weekend in Sacramento at the U.S. Outdoor Track and Field Championships. Deajah Stevens and Ariana Washington will both represent Team USA in the 100-meters while Stevens will also run in the …

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USATF announces Jeneba Tarmoh’s withdrawal from run-off in 100-meter dash

A statement released by USATF Monday afternoon announced that Jeneba Tarmoh has withdrawn herself from a tie-breaking run-off in the women’s 100-meter dash. With the withdrawal, Tarmoh acknowledges her removal from consideration for the U.S. Olympic Team, instead becoming an alternate. Tarmoh could still potentially land on the 4×100-meter relay …

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Run-off scheduled between Felix and Tarmoh for final spot in women’s 100-meter dash

It’s going to be a run-off to determine who will take the third and final ticket to London for the U.S.’s women’s 100-meter team.

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Galen Rupp wins men’s 5K, breaks Prefontaine’s mark at 2012 Olympic Trials

Galen Rupp used an inspired surge down the home stretch Thursday night to best Bernard Lagat and Lopez Lomong for first place in the men’s 5,000 meters.

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Track and field legends gather for USATF Legends of the Past Celebrity Basketball Game fundraiser

With the main events of the Olympic Trials on hiatus, USA Track & Field found another way to get the competitive juices flowing Wednesday night.

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Decision postponed on women’s 100-meter dash tiebreaker

5,000-meter runner Bernard Lagat also speaks about Hayward Field and his experience there.

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Tiebreaking procedures announced for women’s 100 meters

After Allyson Felix and Jeneba Tarmoh finished the women’s 100-meter dash in a dead heat for third place, the United States of America Track and Field Association was forced to determine a legitimate way to name the third and final member of the US team.  If neither athlete declines their …

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Eaton brings new meaning to the term ‘decathlete’

Ashton Eaton, a native of Bend, Ore., set a world record in the decathlon on Saturday.

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Heat Sheet for Saturday, June 23

All the events being conducted on Saturday, June 23

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Behind the Scenes: Local USATF official works her way to the Olympic Trials

Behind the Scenes with the local USATF official that will be dodging Javelins during the Olympic Trials.

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