Bill Bowerman

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William Jay "Bill" Bowerman (February 19, 1911 – December 24, 1999 - (aged 88)) 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.<Br>rnrnSource: <A Href="Https://En.Wikipedia.Org/Wiki/Main_Page" Target="_blank" Rel="Me Nofollow">rnHttps://En.Wikipedia.Org/Wiki/Main_Page</A>