|Sports are a centerpiece to the Eugene, Cascades & Coast region, known for its outdoor enthuisiasts, many natural sports venues and state-of-the-art facilities. |
Golf courses abound for tournament play. It's home to the world's first sandboard park in the Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area in Florence.
It's where the United States Basketball Academy draws hundreds of professional and college players from around the world to train in the McKenzie River Valley.
Oregon is also home to one of the five best mountain biking towns in America, especially noted for miles of trails near Oakridge, not to mention skiing on Willamette Pass, complete with the new Oregon Skyway gondolas and access to summer downhill bike courses.
And, of course, the city of Eugene is known by more familiar titles like Track Town USA, the Running Capital of the World, and the birthplace of Nike. It's the place where national and international track & field legends compete at the University of Oregon's Historic Hayward Field; cycling is a way of life; and triathlons center around the region's many beautiful lakes. Dexter Reservoir is home to world class rowing and speedboat events.
Sports events are varied and plentiful throughout the year in the Eugene, Cascades & Coast region. Let us assist you in planning your next sports event – most services provided free of charge. We would love to work with you. Please email our Sports Sales Manager, call 800.547.5445 or complete our online RFP form.