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June 09, 2011 13:36 ET

Eugene Hotels Gear Up for 2011 USA Outdoor Track & Field Championships

Athletes and Fans Converge on Eugene for Spectacular Sporting Event

SPRINGFIELD, OR--(Marketwire - Jun 9, 2011) - Joining with other area businesses, hotels near the University of Oregon are gearing up for the 2011 USA Outdoor Track & Field Championships, coming to Eugene June 23-26. These championships, along with preliminary events, will draw some of the finest athletes in the world to Eugene to compete and show their support for the world's oldest organized sports.

Providing spacious and comfortable Eugene group accommodations, the Courtyard Eugene Springfield hotel is a distinctive choice among the many area hotels preparing to host athletes from across the nation as they converge on Hayward Field for what has come to be recognized as one of the most spectacular sporting events in the world. Located less than six miles from Hayward Field, the Courtyard offers spacious guest rooms with luxurious bedding ensembles and complimentary high-speed Internet access, so athletes and spectators alike can rest comfortably while easily staying connected with event happenings and friends and family.

As a distinctive choice among hotels near Autzen Stadium, Hayward Field and the University of Oregon, the Courtyard is conveniently located just off of I-5 and offers complimentary shuttle service to and from the Eugene Airport, so hotel access is easy and carefree. Designed to be both comfortable and functional, guest rooms and suites include a mini refrigerator, cable/satellite service with premium movie channels and pay-per-view movie options. Rooms are also equipped with large desks and ergonomic chairs so guests have plenty of room for laptops and other electronics. Valet laundry services are available and the hotel also offers self-service laundry facilities and a 24-hour market for last minute necessities or a midnight snack.

Breakfast and dinner are served daily at this Eugene group hotel's new Bistro, offering a variety of American cuisine prepared with a twist and served up amidst the hotel's contemporary new décor. A wide range of popular chain restaurants as well as local favorites are within walking distance of the hotel, so guests can enjoy tantalizing flavors sure to whet the appetite of even the most discriminating tastes.

About the Courtyard Eugene Springfield Hotel

The Courtyard Eugene Springfield Hotel welcomes travelers with gracious accommodations, comfortable amenities and exceptional service for the duration of their stay, whether visiting the area for business or leisure. For added relaxation, the Eugene hotel provides guests with an exercise room equipped with cardiovascular equipment, a refreshing indoor pool and relaxing whirlpool. Guests also have access to a full-service business center and, for small gatherings or business meetings the Courtyard has event space and services to accommodate up to 40 persons.

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