World Athletics Championships Oregon 2022

Rendering of Hayward Field

In July 2022, Eugene will host the World Athletics Championships Oregon 2022. The 10-day event will bring this world competition for track and field to Eugene and to the United States for the very first time. 


Eugene has a long history of hosting world-class track and field events and our tradition and reputation as TrackTown, USA makes our community and state the perfect first place in the United States to host the World Championships.

Fast Facts

  • Competition dates: July 15-24, 2022
  • Participation: 190+ countries, 2,000 athletes
  • Media attendees: 3,000
  • Viewers: Up to 6 billion media impressions!

Oregon 2022: Creating a Legacy

Eugene’s goal is to maximize results from existing plans and policies that support the event, engage the community, and inspire the world. See the following examples of legacy projects the City is working toward. Read about these projects to find out how we are building off of this event to maximize the benefits for our community.

Project Spotlight

See recent updates on the City's legacy projects.

Legacy Projects


Contact Us

  1. Stephanie Scafa
    2021 Project Manager
    99 West 10th Avenue
    Eugene, OR 97401
    Ph: 541-682-5652
    Email

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