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International Olympic Committee Award for Sport & the Environment awarded to Eugene '08

Published: April 01, 2009
The International Olympic Committee Award for Sport and the Environment was awarded to the Local Organizing Committee for the 2008 U.S. Olympic Team Trials - Track and Field and the Oregon Track Club for their environmental and sustainability efforts during Eugene 08. Eugene 08 was singled out as the most environmentally friendly of any sporting event in the North, South and Central America.