Steve Prefontaine’s competitors created these infamous t-shirts, 1970.
jeff noel’s shirt look familiar? 2010…
Nike has immortalized only one athlete in a bronze statue. Guess?
It’s the same athlete that said, “To give anything less than your best is to sacrifice the gift”.
Ok, so it’s not jeff noel, but Jack The Bear, at University of Oregon’s Hayward Field…
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Jack the Bear has travelled the world with jeff noel. More USA National Championships and Olympic trials have been held at Hayward Field than anywhere else. Plus Steve Prefontaine ran here. Pre, a rebel, who just happened to be a runner.