Quotes by Steve Prefontaine

About Steve Prefontaine:

Steve Roland "Pre" Prefontaine was an American middle and long-distance runner who competed in the 1972 Olympics. Prefontaine once held the American record in seven different distance track events from the 2,000 meters to the 10,000 meters. Prefontaine died in May 1975 at the age of 24 in an auto accident.

Author Bio

  • NameSteve Prefontaine
  • DescriptionUnited States long-distance runner
  • BornJanuary 25, 1951
  • DiedMay 30, 1975
  • CountryUnited States Of America
  • ProfessionSportsperson; Long-distance Runner