Top athletes from across the nation, including Town of Herndon native Austin Miller, competed at the 2018 USA Track & Field Outdoor Championships held at the Drake Stadium in Des Moines, Iowa. Athletes faced off for national titles and spots on the team for the first Athletics World Cup to be held in London next month. The four-day competition took place June 21–24 and served as the national championships in track and field for the United States. A reported forty thousand visitors attended the event as the best of the best USA athletes challenged each other for national titles. The top two qualified for the North American Championship.