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Bill Bowerman

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Running Nike - The Bill Bowerman Story - Builderman

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ShoeZeum Bill Bowerman Handmade Sample Prototype Nike Waffle Up Close

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Bill Bowerman-The Career That Kept on Running

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ShoeZeum Vintage Nike Oregon Waffles From Bill Bowerman

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Bill Bowerman National History Day

William Jay "Bill" Bowerman was an American track and field coach and co-founder of Nike, Inc. Over his career, he trained 31 Olympic athletes, 51 All-Americans, 12 American record-holders, 22 NCAA champions and 16 sub-4 minute milers. During his 24 years as coach at the University of Oregon, the Ducks track and field team had a winning season every season but one, attained 4 NCAA titles, and finished in the top 10 in the nation 16 times. As co-founder of Nike, he invented some of their top brands, including the Cortez and Waffle Racer, and assisted in the company moving from being a distributor of other shoe brands to one creating their own shoes in house.
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