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.
Alexi Pappas: Be a good teammate to yourself
With the track and field championship season coming up, hand-in-hand with final exams for high school and college athletes, it’s important to remember to be as kind to ourselves as we are hard on ourselves.
High school and college are hard enough. Studying for finals, competing in championships, memorizing your lines for the school play – all of these tasks
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.