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2016 TrackTown Classic
Fri, 15 July 2016, 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM MDT
The best from around the world will descend into Edmonton on Friday July 15th as they compete for the prestigious honour of being crowned champion.
The TTC is the must see track & field event in Canada. It features Canada’s best athletes competing against the best competition from around the World.
Edmonton’s signature property is Canada’s premier one-day invitational/ international track & field competition.
The Track Town Classic is a smash success with elite athletes, who are flocking to the one-day event in growing numbers. In 2015, the lineup included Ashton Eaton, the world’s top decathlete, as well as his Canadian wife, Brianne Theisen-Eaton, the top-ranked heptathlete. Other headliners included Canada's IAAG World Champions Derek Drouin (High Jump) and Shawn Barber (Pole Vault), reigning Olympic 400-metre champion Sanya Richards-Ross, Jamaican sprint star Nesta Carter, 400-metre sprinter LaShawn Merritt of the U.S., and American 800-metre rivals Duane Solomon and Nick Symmonds, and the list goes on.