For the first time in nearly 30 years, the world’s greatest track and field athletes will compete on U.S. soil in the 16th IAAF World Indoor Championships.
The four-day meet will be held here in the Oregon Convention Center, featuring a new 200-meter track, infield and 7,000-seat stadium, with a special pole vault competition to be held at the Moda Center.
What makes Portland so special? Some will tell you it’s all about the trees, fresh air and outdoors. Others think the arts, amazing food and unparalleled craft beverage scene define our particular brand of cool. How can one place have so much going on? Come find out for yourself.