U.S. age-group record by Lake Oswego's John Besson, 90, in 2002 marathon.
Record of the University of Oregon against Oregon State in their Civil War football rivalry.
Length in miles of the Fred Meyer Hood to Coast Relay, the largest (12,000-plus participants) relay footrace in North America.
Bill Walton had good cause to hurl his Portland jersey into the Memorial Coliseum stands. His 1976-77 Blazers had rebounded from a 2-0 series deficit against Julius Erving's Philadelphia 76ers to win their only NBA title, capping the comeback with a dramatic Game 6 victory on their home court. The Blazers looked even better the next season before Walton went down with a debilitating foot injury.