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Melissa Bishop dives into the deep end at Prefontaine Classic

Melissa Bishop dives into the deep end at Prefontaine Classic

Christopher Kelsall May 27, 2017 0

© Copyright – 2017 – Athletics Illustrated Diving into the deep end of the pool, Canada’s all-time greatest 800-metre runner, Melissa Bishop of Eganville, Ontario is at the Prefontaine Classic in Eugene, Oregon this weekend,

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Youngsters Add Special Interest to Pre Classic International Mile

Youngsters Add Special Interest to Pre Classic International Mile

Dick Straight May 25, 2017 0

When the Prefontaine Classic’s famous Bowerman Mile became overwhelmed by the interest of the world’s best middle distance runners, the International Mile was born. Aiming to be a world-class race featuring established milers as well

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Best-Ever Women’s 800 Field Ready for Pre Classic

Best-Ever Women’s 800 Field Ready for Pre Classic

Dick Straight April 10, 2017 0

The women’s 800 meters at the Prefontaine Classic can once again easily pass for the World Championships final in any year. Every medalist from the Rio Olympics as well as the World Championships indoors and

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Youth Movement Leads Pre Classic Men’s 800

Youth Movement Leads Pre Classic Men’s 800

Christopher Kelsall April 27, 2016 0

Prefonataine Classic Three athletes in their early 20s are expected to vie for the win in the IAAF Diamond League 800 meters at this year’s Prefontaine Classic. Already a veteran at the age of 22, Botswana’s

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The Shot’s Heavy Hitters to Meet at Pre Classic

The Shot’s Heavy Hitters to Meet at Pre Classic

Christopher Kelsall March 30, 2016 0

Prefontaine Classic The planet’s two best men’s shot putters are ready for a new duel at the Prefontaine Classic.  For the first time, both are equipped with gold medals. Some might call it a rematch, but

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