SUPERSTAR LINEUP FOR Special Edition of TrackTown Tuesday!
A recognition of the 30th anniversary of OTC Elite Head Coach Mark Rowland’s Olympic bronze medal. A celebration of Duck alum Phyllis Francis’ surprise gold medal at the IAAF World Championships London 2017. A welcoming of the new Oregon distance coaches, Helen Lehman-Winters and Ben Thomas. An honoring of track and field legend Dick Fosbury and the 50th anniversary of his gold medal at the 1968 Olympics. You are not going to want to miss the special fall edition of TrackTown Tuesday on October 16 at the Downtown Athletic Club.
Alexi Pappas: A good coach will help you love your sport
Running is a sport where the athletes are driven by love: at some point along our athletic journeys, we fell in love with the sport. This love can strike at any stage in life, but for many of us, it was first sparked by a coach – sometimes later in life, but often in high school.