Southwestern Oregon Community College (SWOCC)

4th Annual Prefontaine Masters and Open USATF Track and Field Meet

Steve Prefontaine

Come Honor Steve Prefontaine, America’s Best Known Distance Runner In His Hometown

Coos Bay, OR - Southwestern Oregon Community College will host the 4th Annual Prefontaine Masters and Open Track and Field Meet on April 12, 2014. The meet is open to all College and Masters Athletes. The meet will be held at the Track on Southwestern’s Coos campus at 1988 Newmark Av., Coos Bay, Oregon. Most collegiate events will be held as well as special events for Masters Athletes holding a current USATF card.

Each year the Prefontaine Masters has had several athletes achieving their event standard for qualifying to the USATF Masters National Championships. Every attempt is made to provide Masters Athletes with race distances and requirements to make it a worthwhile event to attend. If an athlete does not see their event on the list many times it can be added to the event schedule.

Coos Bay has several options for Motels, RV Parks as well as several nearby State Parks for housing options. Entry fees are $30 for the first three events and $5 for each additional event. A meal is provided for everyone that enters the meet. Dressing room and shower facilitates are available to all participants. Athletic Training services will be available also.

Information regarding the Prefontaine Masters Meet including a meet schedule and entry form can be found at Questions should be directed to Dan Neal, Meet Director at:; 541-888-7334 or 541-404-5086 (cell).

For more information or to register for the event please visit:

All entries are due by 11:59 p.m. on Thursday, April 10, 2014.

A tentative time schedule of events and the Athlete's Information Form is attached.