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Put up or shut up. Top officials of the international body, known as the IAAF, have been saying for years about how much they wanted their biggest event to come to the United States. At that time, Diack expected to be leaving office inbut he remains the boss, having won another four-year term.
That means he can still realize the dream by making sure his organization gives the outdoor worlds to the U. When the member IAAF council chooses one of three finalists to be host Tuesday in Monaco, it could go for the sure bet, Barcelona, or the sure-to-be-controversial one, Doha, Qatar.
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One of those two is expected to win, with Barcelona the favorite. There are myriad things wrong about a Doha bid — the planned late September — early October dates that are a poor fit for both U.
Or it could take a calculated risk and choose Eugene, where the event will take on dimensions to make people forget the place that justifiably calls itself TrackTown USA is a logistically undersized host. Its medals are 46 more than No.
The track world owes those U. Imagine having the outdoor worlds in the U.
Fans would likely fill an expanded Hayward Field expected capacity: Some of that would have to rub off at home. Powell has made his impact by being the distance coach.
The most notable of the returners is Jenna Prandini, who will be a junior next school year. She was a fan favorite at the NCAA championships where she won the long jump, finished third in the meter dash and second in the meter dash.
Prandini will look to continue her dominance in the Pac Conference as well as nationally next season.
Cheserek and Allen arguably had the two most exciting final races of the NCAA championships, which both of them won. Allen merely broke the NCAA Championship Meet record and ran the second-fastest hurdle time in collegiate history.
Allen has proven himself to be a star worth watching for the Ducks and will look to break more records and defend his national title in the season. So there it is … This is an incredible time for Oregon athletics, truly a golden age.
In small Eugene, outdoor track worlds would be big deal
Teams have made it to post season NCAA championship tournaments in basketball, baseball, golf and tennis. Chosen to host the NCAA Championships for the next seven years, Oregon is possibly on the brink of establishing a dynasty for the ages.
The devotion of the fans and the ambiance of Historic Hayward Field are not lost on the athletes who earn their way to compete at what is without argument the best running venue in North America.