2008 USA Team Trials - IAAF World Race Walking Cup
March 30, 2008
USATF, the Eugene 08 Committee, and the USATF Oregon Association welcome Americans race walkers and guest athletes from neighboring countries to Eugene for the 2008 USA Team Trials - IAAF World Race Walking Cup.
This USATF sanctioned Race Walk Grand Prix event is an Open competition for USA and foreign athletes. The race also will serve as the competition at which USATF member athletes will select themselves to represent the U.S. at the IAAF World Race Walking Cup in Cheboksary, Russia, on May 10-11, 2008.
The competition will be conducted in accordance with guidelines for establishing an IAAF-ratified mark for the 2008 Beijing Olympics and the 2009 IAAF World Championships in Athletics in Berlin, Germany. In accordance with IAAF guidelines, men and women age 18 and older (born in 1990 and earlier) who meet their federation's eligibility requirements may compete.