The cream of the crop of American junior athletics is coming to TrackTown USA from July 5-6 for the 2014 USATF Junior Outdoor Championships. Fans will be treated to a glimpse of the future of USA Track & Field as the best athletes under the age of 20, including high school standouts and the nation’s most promising college freshmen, face off at Historic Hayward Field on the campus of the University of Oregon.
The 2014 USATF Junior Outdoor Championships will serve as a qualifier for the 2014 IAAF World Junior Championships. Top performers will be part of the American team that will have the unique opportunity to return to Eugene from July 22-27. The 2014 edition of the IAAF World Junior Championships marks the first time the event has ever been held in the United States.
Hayward Field has a rich history of track & field including the U.S. Olympic Track & Field Team Trials, USA Track & Field Outdoor Championships, the annual Nike Prefontaine Classic, NCAA Division I Championships and Pac-10/Pac-12 Conference Championships.