17-time NCAA champion Edward Cheserek struggles to obtain American citizenship

February 8th, 2019 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Edward Cheserek continues to struggle with immigration issues despite world-class running performances


Nike signs runner with cerebral palsy

October 9th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

A junior at the University of Oregon, Justin Gallegos becomes the first athlete with cerebral palsy to sign a pro contract with Nike


Grammy-winning artist unveils new Nike Cortez collaboration

December 20th, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Running Shoes | No Comments »

American rapper and songwriter reveals the Kendrick Lamar x Nike Cortez “Kenny”


VIDEO: Justyn Knight’s bid for NCAA gold comes down to the wire

March 12th, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Running videos | No Comments »

Justyn Knight always seems to be in the mix in the late stages of a championship race. See how his latest run at the NCAA Championships played out.


Justyn Knight on hectic flight to nationals: “I’ve never been so scared”

March 10th, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Justyn Knight, 20, had an eventful flight on his way to the NCAA Indoor Track and Field Championships. “I was freaking out,” he recalls.


Best Steve Prefontaine quotes

May 30th, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

On May 30, 1975, Steve Prefontaine, one of the most popular runners in U.S. distance running history, died in Eugene, Ore. He was 24.


Barber for Steve Prefontaine retires

January 17th, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Running videos | No Comments »

In a series of fascinating videos, Pete Peterson, the barber for the late Steve Prefontaine, looks back on his friendship with Pre.


Saturday marks 40 years since Prefontaine’s death

May 29th, 2015 by Scott Leitch | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Saturday, May 30, will mark 40 years since Steve Prefontaine died in a car accident. Though his American runner’s records, of which there were many, have been broken and better a few times over, many […]


IAAF foregoes bidding to award world champs to Eugene

April 16th, 2015 by Scott Leitch | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

For the first time in history, the world championships in athletics will be hosted in the United States at historic Hayward Field in Eugene, Ore. In the afternoon session of the International Association of […]