Earlier this week the school announced that historic Hayward Field would be undergoing major renovations. Billed as “The Finest Track and Field Facility in the World”, Hayward Field will be transformed into an Olympic-quality track and field venue.
NEWS | The University of Oregon will host the 2021 and 2022 NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships at the new Hayward Field #GoDucks
— Oregon Track & Field (@OregonTF) April 19, 2018
The project is being funded entirely by private donations, led by Nike founder and Oregon alum Phil Knight, along with his wife Penny.
Oregon has hosted numerous NCAA Track and Field Championships at Hayward Field, which first opened in 1919. The Ducks recently hosted the championships in 2010 and from 2013-2017. Eugene will host once again host the championships this June, while the University of Texas will host in 2019 and 2020.