class="gkFeaturedItemTitle" USA 2020 Olympic Trials Awarded to Mt. SAC
- Topic: Track Field
- By Chuck Lyons
INDIANAPOLIS - The U.S. Olympic Team Trials - Track & Field will return to the Los Angeles area in 2020, with Mt. San Antonio College (Mt. SAC) in Walnut, California, hosting the 10-day event on June 19-28, United States Track & Field (USATF), headquartered here, announced recently.
USATF's board of directors voted to award the Olympic Trials to Mt. SAC based upon its desire to take the sport's biggest event to the country's second-largest media market; the historical strength of the sport in the Los Angeles area; Mt. SAC's record of hosting elite track events that produce top performances; and a $62 million upgrade to Mt. SAC's Hilmer Lodge Stadium that will enable the venue to expand to a seating capacity of more than 21,000.Continue: USA 2020 Olympic Trials Awarded to Mt. SAC