Sports & Fitness

Summer 2023

Academics, Athletics Merge to Improve Performance

Researchers and experts from different fields are crossing campus, joining together, and changing the game

An illustration of placekicker Josh Frankel kicking the game winner with a large bull's eye radar
Summer 2023 Duck Life

A Shot in the Dark

Josh Frankel was the backup to the backup when, against USC in 1999, his number was called

Bill Bowerman with light bulb
Spring 2023

The Solitary Genius Who Sparked a Global Revolution

Legendary coach Bill Bowerman spurred TrackTown USA and a stream of innovations in footwear and performance

Summer 2022

That Old Hayward Magic Gets New Life

Six-time All American runner Rudy Chapa reflects on the legacy and future of Hayward Field

Summer 2022

A Leap of Faith from the Olympics to NFL Sundays

Devon Allen chases a historic twofer—medaling at the world championships and playing pro football

Summer 2022

An Image on the Tower, Legend on the Track

UO running great-turned-pro Raevyn Rogers is ready for the world (championships)