Quotes by Bill Bowerman

About Bill Bowerman:

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.

Author Bio

  • NameBill Bowerman
  • DescriptionAmerican runner, track and field coach, and businessman
  • BornFebruary 19, 1911
  • DiedDecember 24, 1999
  • CountryUnited States Of America
  • ProfessionEntrepreneur; Track And Field Coach
  • AwardsBronze Star Medal; Silver Star