Track championships are an opportunity to ‘elevate’

Postponed by one year due to the COVID-19 pandemic, The World Athletic Championships is the biggest prize in the 11-meet schedule. The “Worlds” are track and field’s (Athletics) biennial Super Bowl and they will fill Hayward from July 15-24. Having the World Games at Hayward Field (rather than in New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Dallas, Denver, Houston, or Boston) is testimony to Oregon’s passionate tradition of track and field, including thousands of volunteers, officials and knowledgeable fan base, who are the soul of TrackTown. 

The World Athletic Games are . . .