U.S. Outdoor Track and Field Championships is taking place on June 23-25 in Eugene, Oregon.

The running long jump, or commonly known as just the long jump, is a popular track and field event. 

Currently Mike Powell of the United States, holds the men's world record that he set up at the World Championships in Tokyo when he leapt 8.95 m (29.4 ft) in a well-known show down against Carl Lewis in 1991.