Are you as excited for the 2012 US Olympic Track & Field Trials (June 21 – July 1) as we are? Brooks is headed to Eugene, Oregon to support our athletes and cheer on the nation’s best athletes as they compete for spots on the US Olympic Team. The top finishers from the Eugene Trials will join the rest of Team USA headed to London including Brooks athlete Desi Davila (marathon) and Brooks ID member Manuel Huerta (triathlon). Here are four great ways you can get involved in all the action.
1. Enter the Guess Amy & Ryan’s 10k Time Contest
Brooks athletes Amy Hastings and Ryan Vail will both take on the 10k in Eugene on June 22. How fast do you think they will run? Guess right and you could win!
The fan who comes closest to guessing Amy or Ryan’s trials 10k time without going over will win:
- Brooks Shoes
- Brooks Pint Glass
- Limited-edition Run Eugene Podium Shirt
You only have to guess one time correctly to win. Entries must be received by June 21, 2012. US residents only. For a complete list of rules, please visit www.brooksrunning.com.
Good luck to all who enter and be sure to cheer on Amy and Ryan on race day!
Congratulations to our winners who correctly guessed Amy Hastings’ 10k time of 31:58 and Ryan Vail’s time of 27:52. Thanks to all who entered!
- Joe Eby of Witchita, Kansas
- Jeff McCaskill of Twin Falls, Idaho
2. Watch the Brooks Beasts’ Road to London Series
Discover how Brooks Beasts Katie Mackey, Amy Hastings and Angela Bizzarri prepare on and off the track for the 2012 Olympic Track & Field Trials. Subscribe to Brooks on YouTube to catch all our Run Happy videos.
3. Follow Brooks on Twitter @brooksrunning
Looking for live updates from Eugene throughout the trials? Follow @brooksrunning on Twitter for updates on athletes and photos from the ground. Brooks will also be live tweeting the Men’s and Women’s 10k races on Friday June 22 at 6:45 p.m. PST (Men) and 7:20 p.m. (Women).
4. Run with Brooks in Eugene
Visiting Eugene for the Trials? You are invited to rub elbows and run with Brooks athletes and staff. Join us at the Brooks Track House (1306 E. 18th Ave Eugene, OR 97403) everyday at 9 a.m., June 21 – July 1 for a run with friends. The Brooks Track House is just steps from Hayward Field, host to the trials.
In addition to enjoying a run with inspirational athletes, Brooks morning runs offer you the chance to win prizes and free gear. RSVP at www.facebook.com/brooksrunning and invite your friends! It will be the perfect way to start your day.