Come check out the sports massage tent for the 2015 Group Health Seattle to Portland Classic, this weekend Saturday & Sunday. April Neufeld, Molly Verschingel and other local sports massage therapists will be at the Holladay Park located near Lloyd Center. Once again the Finish Line Festival will be at Holladay Park in northeast Portland, near Lloyd Center. This year’s festival will feature music, food and beverage service, exhibitor and sponsor booths, massage tent, showers and first aid.
Saturday, July 12 from 3 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Sunday, July 13 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
All finish line services open and close at these times.
The MAX light rail is conveniently located by Lloyd Center and travels to and from downtown.
From I-5 southbound or northbound – take exit #302A (City Center/Rose Quarter). Follow the exit to NE Weidler St. and head east. Follow this to NE 9th Ave., and take a right, then take a left on Multnomah St. The finish line at Holladay Park will be on your right between NE 11th and NE 13th Ave., just south of Lloyd Center. There are many public parking lots in the area for the local businesses and some require a parking fee.
2014 IAAF World Junior Championships
Hayward Field, July 22nd-27th 2014
Hayward Field at the University of Oregon in Eugene, OR (Tracktown USA) has been selected to host the 2014 IAAF World Junior Championships for the first time. This event is an international event for junior-aged athletes (19 years old or younger on 31 December in the year of the competition), organized by the International Association of Athletics Federations. It is held biennially since 1986.
For more information on this event, please click here