The World Athletics Championships have showcased the greatest athletes on Earth since 1983. When the event comes to Oregon in 2022, it will mark the first time the U.S. hosts the most prestigious event in the sport.

This unprecedented moment deserves a stage unlike any other. A world-class testament to human achievement, Hayward Field at the University of Oregon is the ultimate track and field experience. It has been the site of some of the most incredible moments in the history of the sport. Now, it will host 2,000 athletes representing more than 200 nations. Many will be realizing a lifelong dream of running, jumping, or throwing for glory - for the chance to call themselves the best in the world. There is no doubt that legends will be born.

Broadcasters, press, and photographers from across the globe will share the stories of these Championships in over 190 territories. Over the course of 10 exhilarating days in July 2022, athletes and audiences will see and experience all this and more, up-close and personal. We can’t wait to welcome the world to Oregon




Hayward Field at the University of Oregon has captivated the world for decades. It is a place where local, national, and global communities come together to celebrate the sport of track and field. There is no doubt that Hayward Field is one of the greatest track & field facilities ever built and that it will be a spectacular setting as Oregon welcomes the world on July 15–24, 2022.



Hayward Field is on the University of Oregon campus at 15th Avenue and Agate Street, Eugene, Oregon, USA. 



Historic Hayward Field was built in 1919. The reimagined Hayward Field renovations began in 2018 and finished in the fall of 2020. 



Hayward Field offers spacious and wide plush seats that are easy to reach via numerous stairways, staircases, and elevators located throughout the stadium. The stadium also includes a flexible yet durable exterior that protects attendees from elements such as rain and is UV-resistant.

For more information on the venue, visit the Hayward Field website and stay tuned as our fan guide is developed.