Olympians houlihan, quigley headline TrackTown Tuesday
Shelby Houlihan and Colleen Quigley, 2016 Olympians and 2019 U.S. Indoor champions, will headline the next TrackTown Tuesday on April 2 at the Downtown Athletic Club.
The show will also feature Oregon track and field horizontal jumpers Chaquinn Cook and Rhesa Foster, fresh off their stellar performances at the 2019 NCAA Indoor Championships in Birmingham, Ala. In addition, the show will highlight Lauren Fleshman and Jesse Thomas, co-founders of Picky Bars, a local energy bar company.
Bowerman Track Club Stars Headline TrackTown Tuesday
The April 2 edition of TrackTown Tuesday featured Olympians, UO student-athletes, and hometown entrepreneurs in front of a near-capacity crowd at the Downtown Athletic Club.
Bowerman Track Club teammates Shelby Houlihan and Colleen Quigley anchored the show, sharing stories not only of their accomplishments but also of their connection as teammates. Houlihan described the competitiveness of being a professional athlete
TrackTown Fitness is a free community fitness program based on concepts first taught by University of Oregon track and field coach Bill Bowerman more than 50 years ago. His community jogging classes are credited with sparking the running boom in the U.S. and we’re using those same principles to set the standard for a healthy community and state.