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USA Track and Field Championships-2017


The USATF (USA track and Field) championships were held June 22 through June 25 at Hornet stadium at Sacramento State University.

This photo essay captures a number of events as well as the pre-competition media conference. Enjoy the championships.

USATF/American Cancer Society Media Conference, June 21, 2017

The USATF and the American Cancer Society announced the TOGETHER: NOTHING IS IMPOSSIBLE fund raising campaign. It encourages individuals to pledge money for each medal the Team USATF wind at the IAAF World Championships in August in London. 75 percent of the money raised will go to the American Cancer society and 25 percent will go to the USATF’s athlete development program.

Day One, Thursday June 22

Men’s Hammer Throw

An amazing group of men braved the 108 degree heat on Thursday to compete in the men’s Hammer throw. Here are quotes from the winners.

Women’s 3000m Steeplechase

Emma Coburn went on to win the 3000m Steeplechase shown here in the first semi final of the event.
 Day 3
Day 4

Photos by Phil Kemp

About the author

Phil Kemp

I am an event and landscape photographer with experience covering a wide range of local events. I have been shooting as a professional for 10 years after a lifelong passion for photography.

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