22 May, 2017

Gatlin and De Grasse Will Have the Need for Speed in 100m Showdown at Pre Classic

On a surface that’s proven to be one of the fastest main straightaways in the world, 8 men - all with sub-10 personal bests - will test their limits...

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18 May, 2017

Mo Farah Tops a Pre Classic 5K Packed with Medalists

A remarkable collection of the world’s best distance runners in the Prefontaine Classic 5000 Meters will provide a preview of the London World...

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10 May, 2017

Genzebe Dibaba Targets World Record in Pre Classic Women's 5K

Genzebe Dibaba will return to the Prefontaine Classic and attempt to add the 5000-meter world record to one of the greatest collections of track...

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09 May, 2017

Joan Benoit Samuelson the Star of a Special Night at Pre Classic

Joan Benoit Samuelson earned ever-lasting fame as the first Olympic gold medalist in the women’s marathon. The Prefontaine Classic will recognize her...

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08 May, 2017

Once in a Century Olympic Champion Headlines Pre Classic's Bowerman Mile

For the first time since his historic win in Rio, Matthew Centrowitz will return to Hayward Field to battle the world’s best in the Prefontaine...

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26 April, 2017

Rockin' Women's 200 Set to Roll at Pre Classic

The women's 200 meters at the Prefontaine Classic is every sprint fan's dream. All three Olympic medalists from Rio are returning to Pre, where the...

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24 April, 2017

Sub-4 Onslaught in Women's 1500 at Pre?

This year’s women’s metric mile at the Prefontaine Classic could see the most sub-4 times in the meet’s history, thanks to the strongest field ever...

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18 April, 2017

Reigning Olympic and World Champions Headline Pre Classic 110 Hurdles

In a first-ever showdown on American soil, the last five No. 1 world-ranked high hurdlers will go head-to-head at the 2017 Prefontaine Classic.

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13 April, 2017

World Record Holder Jebet Returns to Pre Classic

The steeplechaser who won Olympic gold and stunned with a world record as a 19-year-old will return to lead an amazing race at the Prefontaine...

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10 April, 2017

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

The women’s 800 meters at the Prefontaine Classic can once again easily pass for the World Championships final in any year.

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