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Cheer on friends or partake in a trail run through scenic forests, a classic road race such as the Butte to Butte or the Eugene Marathon, a fun "mud run," an easy walk for charity, or even a youth track day. Around here a 5K naturally augments any type of celebration or gathering! 

From the Olympic Trials held at Eugene's Historic Hayward Field to triathlons in Cottage Grove, runners will find themselves running in the footsteps of track legends and alongside present day champions. The 2016 U.S. Olympic Trials - Track & Field will be held once again July 1 - 10, 2016. 

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TrackTown Tuesday
March 05, 2013
  • Event Times: Tuesday, 7 p.m.
  • Event Admission: Free
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  • Location: Downtown Athletic Club Conference Center
  • Address: 999 Willamette St., Eugene, OR 97401

OTC Elite athletes and British natives Chris Thompson and Jemma Simpson, along with University of Oregon throwers Greg Skipper and Sam Crouser, will headline the third TrackTown Tuesday event of 2013.

16K, Two Person Relay
March 09, 2013
  • Event Times: Saturday, 10 a.m. start
  • Event Admission: $20 per team registration; spectators are free
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  • Location: Aaron & Marie Jones Community Field
  • Address: 51326 Blue River Drive, Vida, OR 97488
  • Phone: 541.822.3451

Join Oregon Track Club elite athletes for a two person relay event in the beautiful McKenzie River region. Open to all ages. 3-4 person teams optional.

Oregon Preview
March 16, 2013
  • Event Times: Saturday
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  • Location: Hayward Field
  • Address: 1580 E 15th Ave, Eugene, OR 97403

Kick-off the outdoor track and field season at Historic Hayward Field with this meet featuring collegiate and post-collegiate athletes.

Shamrock Run 5K Race & Fun Run
March 16, 2013
  • Event Times: Saturday, 9 a.m. (registration 7:30 a.m.)
  • Event Admission: Free - $22
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  • Location: Siuslaw High School track
  • Address: 2975 Oak St, Florence, OR 97439
  • Phone: 541.997.3518

5K run and 3K walk plus a 100 m fun dash for ages 5 and under. Celebrate St Patrick's Day and support the Boys & Girls Clubs of Western Lane County and Siuslaw Middle School Cross Country.

Bring in Spring 5K
March 21, 2013
  • Event Times: Thursday, 6 p.m.
  • Event Admission: $20
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  • Location: Sladden Park
  • Address: Eugene, OR
  • Phone: 541.484.9883

Come celebrate the spring season with an evening run/walk at a unique location, with a fantastic post-race celebration at Ninkasi Brewing Co.

McKenzie River Half Marathon
March 24, 2013
  • Event Times: Sunday, 9 a.m.
  • Event Admission: $50+
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  • Location: Emerald Dance Center
  • Address: 2050 Yolanda, Springfield, OR 97477
  • Phone: 541.484.9883

One of the most scenic runs ever! The course winds it's way through the Hayden Bridge neighborhood, before heading out onto Old Mohawk Road, McKenzie View Drive, and then a glorious finish in Armitage Park. The first five miles are mostly flat, the middle six miles are gently rolling, and the final two miles are completely flat along Coburg Road and through Armitage Park. There are many spectacular views of the McKenzie River along the way.

Easter Egg Stash Dash
March 31, 2013
  • Event Times: Sunday, 2 p.m.
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  • Location: Pre's Trail
  • Address: Alton Baker Park & Willamette River, Eugene, OR 97401

Join us for this Easter Egg Hunt Run hybrid race on Pre's Trail, where you're challenged to carry as many eggs to the finish line as you can, no bag, no basket! There's a special Easter Egg Hunt Race for kids too. (They can use a basket or a bag.)

Pepsi Team Invitational Track Meet
April 06, 2013
  • Event Times: Saturday
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  • Location: Hayward Field
  • Address: 1580 E 15th Ave, Eugene, OR 97403

Oregon track and field takes on Texas A&M, Washington and Washington State in this scored meet.

Shotgun Trail Blast - 50K/ 25K/ 10K/ 5K
April 06, 2013
  • Event Times: Saturday, 9 a.m.
  • Event Admission: $25 - $50
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  • Location: Shotgun Creek Recreation Area
  • Address: Shotgun Creek Road, Marcola, OR
  • Phone: 541.484.9883

This is the fifth annual edition of a trail classic. If you like trees, mud, streams, hills and incredible views, then here's the event for you!

Kids Running for Kids
April 07, 2013
  • Event Times: Sunday, 10 a.m.
  • Event Admission: $20
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  • Location: Alton Baker Park
  • Address: Club Rd and Coburg Rd, Eugene, OR 97401

This unique 5K course is a hybrid that incorporates portions of the Ruth Bascom paved bike paths & Pre's Trail bark chip trail. Proceeds benefit "Kids Helping Kids", a Children's Miracle Network Program.

Color Me Rad 5k
April 13, 2013
  • Event Times: Saturday, 8 a.m.
  • Event Admission: $35+
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  • Location: Valley River Center
  • Address: 293 Valley River Center, Eugene, OR 97401

Start out as clean as a newborn babe, and throughout the run, you'll coat your chaffing thighs with Color Bombs of blue, green, pink, purple, and yellow until your face, shirt, and body come out silkscreened like a tie-dyed hippy on the other side. Each section of the run adds a new explosion of color to your clean, painter’s palate until you cross the finish line into a final blitzkrieg of color.

The Biggest Loser RunWalk Springfield 5K/15K/Kids One Mile Fun Run
April 14, 2013
  • Event Times: Sunday, 9 a.m.
  • Event Admission: $10 - $65
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  • Location: Willamalane Center for Sports & Recreation
  • Address: 250 S 32nd St, Springfield, OR 97478

The Biggest Loser RunWalk is a non-intimidating race series designed to challenge America to get fit. You’ve been inspired by the hit reality show “The Biggest Loser,” now it’s time to get off the couch and hit the pavement and achieve your fitness goals.

Arkansas Dual Meet
April 19, 2013 - April 20, 2013
  • Event Times: Friday - Saturday
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  • Location: Hayward Field
  • Address: 1580 E 15th Ave, Eugene, OR 97403

The Men of Oregon hit the track and field in a head-to-head scored track meet at Historic Hayward Field.

Oregon Relays
April 19, 2013 - April 20, 2013
  • Event Times: Friday & Saturday
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  • Location: Hayward Field
  • Address: 15th and Agate, Eugene, OR 97403
  • Phone: 541.346.2260

Held at Historic Hayward Field, the Oregon Relays combines the Northwest’s premier High School meet with the Northwest’s premier College/Pro meet to form a two day super meet with over 2,000 athletes.

Walk MS 2013
April 20, 2013
  • Event Times: Wednesday, Site opens at 8 a.m., Walk begins at 10 a.m.
  • Event Admission: There is no fundraising minimum but we ask everyone to invite four friends and family members to contribute $25 each.
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  • Location: Alton Baker Park
  • Address: 100 Day Island Road, Eugene, OR 97401
  • Phone: 503.445.8342

Walk MS is our rallying point, a time and a place for us to stand together and to be together — to help raise critical funds that support cutting edge research, drive change through advocacy, facilitate professional education and provide programs and services to help people with MS move their lives forward. The walk route is 5 km and fully accessible. Snacks and water provided.Volunteer, walk or support.

Wine Trail 5K
April 21, 2013
  • Event Times: Sunday
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  • Location: King Estate
  • Address: 80854 Territorial Hwy, Eugene, OR 97405

Join us one week before the Eugene Marathon for a scenic 5K run through the rolling hills of our certified organic vineyards.

Eugene Marathon - Health & Fitness Expo
April 26, 2013
  • Event Times: Friday, 1 - 6 p.m., Saturday, 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
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  • Location: Lane Events Center  (Sports Venues)
  • Address: 796 W 13th Ave, Eugene, OR 97402

At the Eugene Marathon Health & Fitness Expo you can shop cool vendors, collect freebies, learn about new products, listen to local and national running icons and get excited to run on Sunday! The expo is also your opportunity to pick up your race packet - this includes your bib number with timing tag attached, t-shirt and goodie bag.

Kids Duck Dash Presented by PeaceHealth
April 27, 2013
  • Event Times: Saturday, 8 a.m.
  • Event Admission: $10 - $20
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  • Location: 15th Avenue & Onyx
  • Address: 15th Avenue & Onyx, Eugene, OR 97403
  • Phone: 877.345.2230

Mini-marathoners and fun runners complete this 1K loop with a right on 13th and another right onto Agate for their blazing finish on the track at Hayward Field in front of cheering fans!

7th Annual Eugene Marathon
April 28, 2013
  • Event Times: Sunday, 7 a.m.
  • Event Admission: $60 - $140
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  • Location: Hayward Field
  • Address: 1580 E 15th Ave, Eugene, OR 97403

Starting just outside the gates of historic Hayward Field, this flat, fast and scenic race allows participants to finish on the legendary track.

Oregon Twilight
May 03, 2013
  • Event Times: Friday, 5 p.m.
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  • Location: Hayward Field
  • Address: 15th & Agate, University of Oregon campus, Eugene, OR 97403
  • Phone: 541.346.2260

This annual meet is always an exciting night of track & field. Come cheer on the Oregon Ducks, the Oregon Track Club Elite and several of the best track & field athletes in the nation.

Salmon 10K Run & 2.5 Mile Walk
May 04, 2013
  • Event Times: Saturday, 9 a.m.
  • Event Admission: $10 Walk; $15 Run
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  • Location: Flat Creek Work Center - Salmon Creek Trailhead
  • Address: , Oakridge, OR 97463

Come out and join us for a fun run and walk in the beautiful Willamette National Forest!

TrackTown Tuesday
May 07, 2013
  • Event Times: Tuesday, 7 p.m.
  • Event Admission: Free
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  • Location: Nike Store  (Regional Activities)
  • Address: 135 Oakway Rd, Eugene, OR 97401

TrackTown Tuesday community celebration of the 2016 Olympic Trials coming to Eugene. Enter to win a free Nike Fuel Band. First 200 attendees can get a TrackTown '16 Nike Dri-Fit t-shirt for $1.

Champions for Children 6K run/walk
May 11, 2013
  • Event Times: Saturday, 8:30 a.m.
  • Event Admission: $25 before day of event, $30 day of event. Kids 12 and under free with paying adult.
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  • Location: Skinner Butte Park & RiverPlay Playground  (Regional Activities)
  • Address: Cheshire Ave, Eugene, OR 97401
  • Phone: 541.868.3088

6 K Run/Walk on the bike paths along the Willamette River and a free kids 400 m dash.All proceeds go to CASA, a powerful voice for abused children.

Oregon Dunes Triathlon & Duathlon presented by US Bank
May 11, 2013
  • Event Times: Saturday, 6 a.m. - noon
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  • Location: Jessie M. Honeyman State Park
  • Address: 84505 Hwy 101 S, Florence, OR 97439
  • Phone: 541.388.1860

Are you ready to Du or Tri your endurance Oregon Coastal style? Swim Woahink Lake, cycle through agricultural county, run through Jessie M. Honeyman Park paths & finish on the dunes at Cleawox Lake.

The Rad Run
May 11, 2013
  • Event Times: Saturday, 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Event Admission: Early Registration through February: $50, Regular Registration: $65, Teams of 10 or more get a $10/person discount
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  • Location: Sollevato Vineyard
  • Address: 25585 Lawrence Rd, Junction City, OR 97448
  • Phone: 503.884.9680

The Rad Run is a 5K Obstacle Course with more obstacles than any other Oregon 5k, more live bands, charities ($10 of every entry goes to 7 local charities), rad Kids area, and rad promotions.

Bark in the Park - 5K Run/2K Walk
May 19, 2013
  • Event Times: Sunday, 7 a.m.
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  • Location: Alton Baker Park
  • Address: Club Rd and Coburg Rd, Eugene, OR 97401
  • Phone: 541.689.3112

Support Greenhill Humane Society in the 20th Annual Bark in the Park. Nearly 1,000 dogs and their people leash up for a 5K run and 2K walk in the park. There's the run, the walk, canine activities, vendor booths and more!

TrackTown Tuesday
May 28, 2013
  • Event Times: Tuesday, 7 - 8 p.m.
  • Event Admission: Free
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  • Location: Valley River Inn
  • Address: 1000 Valley River Way, Eugene, OR 97401

TrackTown Tuesday Championship Season Kickoff. Get the inside scoop on the upcoming track and field season.

Moonlight Five Mile Run
June 01, 2013
  • Event Times: Saturday, 8:30 p.m.
  • Event Admission: $25
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  • Location: Sacred Heart Medical Center and Annex in Springfield
  • Address: 123 International Way, Springfield, OR 97477

The Moonlight Five Mile Run will be the second annual run for stroke rehabilitation. The race is lined with thousands of luminarias that light up the night sky to make it an unforgettable event.

NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships
June 05, 2013 - June 08, 2013
  • Recurring daily
  • Event Times: Wednesday - Saturday
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  • Location: Hayward Field
  • Address: University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97403
  • Phone: 180.0.1800

The top collegiate track and field athletes and teams will compete at Historic Hayward Field for the national collegiate championship title.

5K on the Runway
June 08, 2013
  • Event Times: Saturday, 3 p.m.
  • Event Admission: Pre-register $20, Race day $25
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  • Location: Eugene Airport 
  • Address: 28801 Douglas Dr, Eugene, OR 97402

5k on the Runway will take place at 3 p.m. with a free kids fun run starting at 2:30 p.m. This is only one event of many at the Eugene Airport Air Fair and Aircraft Display. Post event celebration will include a drawing for 2 round-trip airline tickets.

TrackTown Tuesday: "Celebrating Champions"
June 11, 2013
  • Event Times: Tuesday, 7 p.m. - 8 p.m.
  • Event Admission: Free
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  • Location: Valley River Center - Center Court
  • Address: 293 Valley River Center, Eugene, OR 97401

Come celebrate the winning ways of TrackTown USA. Featuring special guest appearances by world-record decathlete and Olympic gold medal winner Ashton Eaton and NCAA heptathlon champion Brianne Theisen.

Epic Oregon Relay
June 21, 2013 - June 22, 2013
  • Recurring daily
  • Event Times: Friday - Saturday
  • Event Admission: Free to spectators
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  • Location: Alton Baker Park
  • Address: Club Rd and Coburg Rd, Eugene, OR 97401

Portland to Eugene relay race, finishing at Alton Baker Park on Saturday. Teams of 12 runners share 200 miles of epic terrain, each running 3 legs of varying lengths.

Summer Solstice Dash & Bash
June 21, 2013
  • Event Times: Friday
  • Event Admission: Registration fee for those who participate in the 5K; Free for those who come for the entertainment.
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  • Location: Old Booth Kelly Mill
  • Address: 303 S 5th Street, Springfield, OR 97477
  • Phone: 541.736.4544

5K and outdoor concert.

Emotions In Motion 5K Run/Walk for Mental Health
June 23, 2013
  • Event Times: Sunday, 9 a.m.
  • Event Admission: $10 - $20
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  • Location: Alton Baker Park (Shelter 1)
  • Address: Club Rd and Coburg Rd, Eugene, OR 97401
  • Phone: 541.953.9684

Join SAVE (Suicide Awareness Voices of Education) for a 5K Run/Walk to benefit programs to educate about depression and suicide.

Grapes of Half Run
June 23, 2013
  • Event Times: Sunday, 8 a.m.
  • Event Admission: $50 - $60
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  • Location: Sweet Cheeks Winery
  • Address: 27007 Briggs Hill Rd, Eugene, OR 97405

The course starts at Noble Estate Vineyard, tours Sweet Cheeks Winery and finishes at Silvan Ridge Winery.

2013 Hayward Classic
June 29, 2013
  • Event Times: All day Saturday
  • Event Admission: TBA
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  • Location: Hayward Field
  • Address: 1580 E 15th Ave, Eugene, OR 97403

The Hayward Classic is one of the top masters track and field meets in the country.

The Dirty Dash
June 29, 2013
  • Event Times: Saturday, 9 a.m.
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  • Location: Mount Pisgah Arboretum
  • Address: 34901 Frank Parrish Rd, Eugene, OR 97405

Run through the mud on a 3.5 mile course at the beautiful Mt. Pisgah Howard Buford Recreation Area.

40th Annual Aquafina Butte to Butte 10K Run & 4.5 Mile Walk
July 04, 2013
  • Event Times: Thursday, 6:30 a.m.
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  • Location: Eugene, OR

Kick-off your Fourth of July Celebrations with a 10K or 5K run or 4.5 mile walk from Butte to Butte. This annual event is great for racers of all ages.

OTC All-Comer Track Meet
July 10, 2013 - August 08, 2013
  • Recurring weekly on Wednesday, Thursday
  • Event Times: Wednesday and Thursday, 5 p.m.
  • Event Admission: $1 - $3
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  • Location: Hayward Field
  • Address: 1580 E 15th Ave, Eugene, OR 97403

A tradition started by Bill Bowerman, the Oregon Track Club All-Comer Track meet is for the community and beyond. Come as a spectator or as a participant. Wednesday is for the kids (ages 1-12) and Thursday is for everyone 13 and older. The events vary weekly.

Track City International Classic
July 13, 2013 - July 14, 2013
  • Recurring daily
  • Event Times: Saturday-Sunday
  • Event Admission: TBA
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  • Location: Hayward Field
  • Address: 1580 E 15th Ave, Eugene, OR 97403

Youth track & field athletes from all over the country compete in this annual meet at Historic Hayward Field.

Eugene Sunday Streets - Downtown
July 21, 2013
  • Event Times: Sunday, 11:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Event Admission: Free
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  • Location: Downtown Eugene
  • Address: 10th and Monroe St., Eugene, OR 97401
  • Phone: 541.501.0356

Eugene Sunday Streets is an annual event that promotes healthy, active living by opening the city’s largest public space, its streets, for people to walk, bike & roll to discover active transportation.

TrackTown City Center Mile
July 21, 2013
  • Event Times: Sunday, 7 a.m.
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  • Location: Downtown Eugene
  • Address: , Eugene, OR 97401

The TrackTown City Center Mile features High School, Open, Masters, and Championship runners sprinting around a closed course loop in Downtown Eugene in conjunction with the Eugene Sunday Streets event.

212 Countries...1 Party
July 22, 2013
  • Event Times: Monday, 6 - 9 p.m.
  • Event Admission: Free
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  • Location: Oakway Center
  • Address: 2350 Oakmont Way, Eugene, OR 97401
  • Phone: 541.343.6129

An international event celebrating one year until the start of the 2014 World Junior Championships at Hayward Field. The first 300 attendees will receive a commemorative international flag. Also featuring youth games, music, food, prizes and more. Admission is free and open to the public.

Rolf Prima Tri at the Grove Triathlon
July 27, 2013
  • Event Times: Saturday, 8 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Event Admission: Participant entry fees vary, see event website; no charge for spectators
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  • Location: Cottage Grove Lake
  • Address: London Rd, Cottage Grove, OR 97424

3rd annual Rolf Prima Tri at the Grove Triathlon at scenic Cottage Grove Lake. Sprint and Olympic distance courses with individual and relay team options. Camp lakeside or select a nearby hotel.

Island Park Blues Festival
August 09, 2013 - August 10, 2013
  • Recurring daily
  • Event Times: Friday, 4:30 p.m. & Saturday, 11 a.m.
  • Event Admission: $7 plus 3 cans of food or $10
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  • Location: Island Park
  • Address: 200 W B St, Springfield, OR 97477

Enjoy live musical performances, food and drink booths, in a kid-friendly environment. A 5K/10K run/walk event will be part of this year's festival. Support FOOD for Lane County at the Island Park Blues Festival.

39th Annual Scandia Run
August 10, 2013
  • Event Times: Saturday, 7:45 a.m.
  • Event Admission: $15 - $35
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  • Location: Lyle Day Park
  • Address: , Junction City, OR 97448
  • Phone: 253.397.6251

39th Annual Scandia Run 10K, 5K run/walk and the Scandia Jr. 1K. 10K race course is USATF certified. Flat and fast. A great course for a PR. Check out awards and team race at the run website.

McKenzie River Chainsaw Art Festival
August 16, 2013 - August 18, 2013
  • Recurring daily
  • Event Times: Friday - Sunday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Event Admission: $3.00
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  • Location: McKenzie Community Track & Field
  • Address: 51480 Blue River Dr, Vida, OR 97488

A unique three day event merging a passion for Northwest forestry with art. Using chainsaws, master wood carvers create memorable wood sculptures celebrating the McKenzie River heritage. Partake in gold panning, nail driving and a youth track meet. Carving auctions on Friday and Saturday at 5:30 p.m. and on Sunday there is a special ‘McKenzie Heritage’ auction at 12:30 p.m. followed by an awards presentation at 2:30 p.m.

Eugene WARP Driathlon
August 25, 2013
  • Event Times: Sunday, 10 a.m.
  • Event Admission: $20 individual, $40 team
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  • Location: Alton Baker Park
  • Address: Club Rd and Coburg Rd, Eugene, OR 97401
  • Phone: 541.357.9277

Second Annual Driathlon course includes 1K stand-up paddle board, 5K run and 15K bike.

Eugene Women's Half Marathon
August 25, 2013
  • Event Admission: $75 - $ 95
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  • Location: Fifth Street Public Market
  • Address: 296 E 5th Ave, Eugene, OR 97401
  • Phone: 877.345.2230

The Eugene Women’s Half Marathon is for those who like pampering! Ladies (and gentlemen if they wish) will be treated to an outstanding Eugene course that starts downtown, runs along 10+ miles of river trails and finishes at the 5th Street Market.

The Oregon Challenge - Triathlon Eugene
August 25, 2013
  • Event Times: Sunday, 6:30 a.m.
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  • Location: Richardson Park Campground
  • Address: 25950 Richardson Park Rd, Junction City, OR 97448

Take the Oregon Challenge. Sign up to participate in the Triathlon Eugene, or just come out to support racers competing in a variety of triathlon categories (Sprint, Relay, Olympic, and Youth).

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