July 27, 2016, 1:56 p.m. (ET)

At the 2016 U.S. Olympic Team Trials for Track and Field, the nation's top athletes converged in Eugene, Oregon to battle for positions on the U.S. Olympic Team. More than 100 athletes punched their tickets to Rio including distance runner Bernard Lagat, sprinters Justin Gatlin and Allyson Felix, and hurdlers Brianna Rollins and Devon Allen. Check out some of the best photos from the competition.

1) Curtis Thompson
Curtis Thompson competes in the men's javelin throw final at the U.S. Olympic Team Trials for Track & Field at Hayward Field on July 4, 2016 in Eugene, Ore.

2) Cale Simmons
Cale Simmons competes in the men's pole vault at the U.S. Olympic Team Trials for Track & Field at Hayward Field on July 4, 2016 in Eugene, Ore.

3) Deanna Price
Deanna Price competes in the women's hammer throw final at the U.S. Olympic Team Trials for Track & Field at Hayward Field on July 6, 2016 in Eugene, Ore.

4) Courtney Frerichs and Colleen Quigley
(L-R) Courtney Frerichs and Colleen Quigley celebrate after finishing in the women's 3,000-meter steeplechase final at the U.S. Olympic Team Trials for Track & Field at Hayward Field on July 7, 2016 in Eugene, Ore..

5) Chase Ealey
Chase Ealey competes in the women's shot put final at the U.S. Olympic Team Trials for Track & Field at Hayward Field on July 7, 2016 in Eugene, Ore.

6) Ciarra Brewer
Ciarra Brewer competes in the women's triple jump final at the U.S. Olympic Team Trials for Track & Field at Hayward Field on July 7, 2016 in Eugene, Ore..

7) Emma Coburn
Emma Coburn celebrates after finishing first in the women's 3,000-meter steeplechase final at the U.S. Olympic Team Trials for Track & Field at Hayward Field on July 7, 2016 in Eugene, Ore.

9) Nia Ali and Brianna Rollins
(L-R) Nia Ali and Brianna Rollins celebrate after the women's 100-meter hurdles final at the U.S. Olympic Team Trials for Track & Field at Hayward Field on July 8, 2016 in Eugene, Ore.

9) Byron Robinson
Byron Robinson competes in the men's 400-meter hurdles semifinal at the U.S. Olympic Team Trials for Track & Field at Hayward Field on July 8, 2016 in Eugene, Ore.

10) Keni Harrison
Keni Harrison (R) competes in the women's 100-meter hurdles semifinals at the U.S. Olympic Team Trials for Track & Field at Hayward Field on July 8, 2016 in Eugene, Ore.

11) Charonda Williams
Charonda Williams competes in the first round of the women's 200-meter at the U.S. Olympic Team Trials for Track & Field at Hayward Field on July 8, 2016 in Eugene, Ore.

12) Evan Jager
Evan Jager competes in the men's 3,000-meter steeplechase final at the U.S. Olympic Team Trials for Track & Field at Hayward Field on July 8, 2016 in Eugene, Ore.

13) Bernard Lagat And Paul Chelimo
(L-R) Bernard Lagat and Paul Chelimo celebrate after the men's 5,000-meter final at the U.S. Olympic Team Trials for Track & Field at Hayward Field on July 9, 2016 in Eugene, Ore.

14) Devon Allen
Devon Allen crosses the finish line in the men's 110-meter hurdles final at the U.S. Olympic Team Trials for Track & Field at Hayward Field on July 9, 2016 in Eugene, Ore.

15) Erica Bougard
Erica Bougard competes in the women's heptathlon high jump at the U.S. Olympic Team Trials for Track & Field at Hayward Field on July 9, 2016 in Eugene, Ore.

16) Matthew Centrowitz
Matthew Centrowitz (R) crosses the finish line to place first in the men's 1,500-meter final at the U.S. Olympic Team Trials For Track & Field at Hayward Field on July 10, 2016 in Eugene, Ore.

17) Taliyah Brooks
Taliyah Brooks competes in the women's heptathlon long jump at the U.S. Olympic Team Trials For Track & Field at Hayward Field on July 10, 2016 in Eugene, Ore.

18) Michael Tinsley, Johnny Dutch and Ricky Babineaux
(L-R) Michael Tinsley, Johnny Dutch and Ricky Babineaux cross the finish line in the men's 400-meter hurdles at the U.S. Olympic Team Trials For Track & Field at Hayward Field on July 10, 2016 in Eugene, Ore.