The World Athletics Championships Oregon22 is coming to the glorious heart and home of track and field, Eugene, Oregon. This will be the first time in history that the championships are held in the United States. The event will be 10-days long and consist of 16 stadium sessions and six road events.This esteemed event will bring nearly 2,000 athletes, from 200 nations to compete for glory at one of the finest and unique running tracks in the world right here in TrackTown USA.
The event will be held at Hayward Field at the University of Oregon which underwent major renovations in 2020 to become one of the world's leading venues for track and field events, full of state-of-the-art facilities for athletes and coaches and seating for up to 30,000 spectators. Hayward Field has a history of hosting elite international events, welcoming six U.S. Olympic Team Trials, the annual Prefontaine Classic, multiple USATF Outdoor Championships and the NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships through 2027.