This book is a must read for any runner.
Bowerman and the Men of Oregon by sportswriter Kenny Moore is a truly amazing story about legendary coach and Nike founder Bill Bowerman and his fabled harriers.
Simply stated, this book is fantastic story telling by various characters during Bowerman's lifetime.
Outstanding bio of a very complex, multi- faceted individual. A must read for coaches.Published 3 months ago by Mike
As Kenny always does, his "Bowerman and the Men of Oregon" is SUPERB!! Now I better understand and have a clearer notion of who Mr. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Roberto Rosales
This is a great story about a multi-faceted, self-reliant, renaissance man who made a material impact on his his sport, profession, state and country. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Zagato
I have been a resident of Oregon for two decades. I expected this book to be about Nike but was pleasantly surprised to get so much more: understanding the history of the state... Read morePublished 6 months ago by Rick Echevarria
Shows how leaders are made by other leaders. Shows how focus, quality, and innovation can be applied beyond sports. Read morePublished 7 months ago by Tom
During his 24-year tenure as head track coach at the University of Oregon, William Jay “Bill” Bowerman’s athletes won four national team titles and 24 NCAA individual titles. Read morePublished 7 months ago by Matthew Kingore
Simply great! Bowerman took advantage of young men, getting them to work at his house, in exchange for him to coach them. Read morePublished 8 months ago by Carla Mcclure
I ordered this for my son, who is an avid runner. He enjoyed the book, and that is what I was after. Read morePublished 8 months ago by E. Logan