In a special vote, the IAAF decided to bypass the normal bidding process to give the 2021 championships to TrackTown USA.
*MB: Eugene Awarded World Champs in 2021!
Vin Lananna: "Based on all measures that we have anecdotally, this was a grand success."
Chemtai won in 2:16:07 as Eshetu ran 2:33:15.
Kevin Castille won the men's race in 1:05:28.