Sports & Fitness

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

Hayward Field with tower
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

Devon Allen surging from starting line in an indoor setting
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)

Winter 2022

Dick Harter: Holding Bricks in the Air

Ten years after the fabled coach’s death, reflections on the value of hard work—in hoops, in life

Autumn 2021 Duck Life

Lois Youngen Is in a League of Her Own

The latest gift from the trailblazing baseballer supports other female athletes