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Apr 11, 2013 at 9:50 AM
State and local officials announced Thursday that Eugene will host the 2016 USA Track and Field Olympic Trials.
Apr 11, 2013 at 9:28 AM
Here's a clue as to just how memorable a season Ashton Eaton turned in last year: The Olympic decathlon champion became an answer in a newspaper crossword puzzle.
Mar 20, 2013 at 6:01 PM
Bridget Franek (Eugene, Ore.) has been named USA Track & Field’s Athlete of the Week after setting a 2,000m steeplechase American record of 6:19.09 at the Oregon Preview meet in Eugene on Saturday.
Feb 21, 2013 at 10:50 AM
Fans decked out in crazy costumes joined Olympic track athletes at Hayward Field on Wednesday to make a TrackTown USA version of the "Harlem Shake" dance video.
Feb 21, 2013 at 10:50 AM

EUGENE, Ore. - Fans decked out in crazy costumes joined Olympic track athletes at Hayward Field on Wednesday to make a TrackTown USA version of the "Harlem Shake" dance video.

"Hanging out, getting a little exercise and dancing at...
Feb 20, 2013 at 3:44 PM
Oregon will welcome an impressive class of 14 newcomers, including seven from within Oregon’s borders, to the men’s track and field team next fall Head Coach Robert Johnson announced Wednesday.
Feb 10, 2013 at 10:30 PM
Olympic gold medalists Ashton Eaton and Megan Rapinoe were honored Sunday night at the 61st annual Oregon Sports Awards.
Jan 26, 2013 at 9:10 PM
Johnathan Cabral’s meet record in the men’s 60 meter hurdles and Jordan Hasay’s school record in the 3,000 meters were two of a number of highlights for the Oregon track and field teams Saturday at the UW Invitational at the Dempsey Indoor Facility.
Nov 16, 2012 at 2:05 PM
The La Pine City Council voted unanimously Wednesday to rename the portion of U.S. Highway 97 within its city limits as Ashton Eaton Boulevard in honor of the Olympic gold medalist and former Duck.
Oct 22, 2012 at 3:08 PM
Oregon’s 2012 Olympians, including gold medalist Ashton Eaton, will be recognized during Saturday’s Oregon-Colorado football game.
Aug 22, 2012 at 8:00 AM
Ashton Eaton is not the only Central Oregon athlete to win a gold medal this summer in the decathlon. Meet Denny Sullivan, who competes in the decathlon at age 86.
Aug 13, 2012 at 11:40 AM
Decathlon world record holder and 2012 Olympic gold medalist Ashton Eaton will be on the Late Show with David Letterman Monday night at 11:35 pm on KVAL.
Aug 10, 2012 at 5:06 PM

Members of the TrackTown USA Community:

Today I returned from London and the greatest athletic contest in the world where many outstanding athletes from Oregon brilliantly represented their countries. In the 10k’s, Oregon alum Galen...
Aug 9, 2012 at 2:44 PM
Friday in London atop the awards podium, Ashton Eaton will bow his head, a presenter will place the ribbon bearing the gold medal around his neck, and the national anthem of the United States of America will ring out for the 80,000 fans who witnessed Olympic history.
Aug 9, 2012 at 11:53 AM
Ashton Eaton won the Olympic decathlon gold medal by 198 points on Thursday night.