11 April, 2016

Gold Medalists Lead Hammer's Return to Pre Classic

The men’s hammer throw returns to the Prefontaine Classic after a hiatus of 11 years in what will be the event’s best collection of talent on U.S....

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06 April, 2016

Christian Taylor Leads a Florida Foursome in Pre Classic Triple Jump

American record holder Christian Taylor’s road to a second Olympic gold medal in the triple jump faces a major test at the Prefontaine Classic, which...

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04 April, 2016

Vashti Cunningham Brings a New Age to High Jumping at Pre Classic

Vashti Cunningham has the world eager to see more of the youngest woman to ever win a gold medal at the World Indoor Championships. The Prefontaine...

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30 March, 2016

The Shot's Heavy Hitters to Meet at Pre 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.

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28 March, 2016

Gold Medalists Lining Up for Women’s Long Jump at Pre Classic

Every major international championship gold medalist since 2009 is confirmed for the Prefontaine Classic’s women’s long jump, and the field includes...

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24 March, 2016

Yego Tops Javelin Excitement for Pre Classic

World champion Julius Yego makes his U.S. debut at the Prefontaine Classic in the meet’s strongest-ever men’s javelin field.

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09 February, 2016

Air Lavillenie Cleared for Pre Classic Takeoff

World record holder Renaud Lavillenie leads a star-studded pole vault field at the Prefontaine Classic, where all eight of the world’s best are lining...

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28 May, 2015

Triple Pleasure in Pre Classic Women’s Triple Jump

They were 1-2-3 on the podium at the 2013 World Championships. They were 1-2-3 in the Track & Field News world rankings in 2014. And 1-2-3 are ready...

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27 May, 2015

Pre Classic Men’s 100 Has Record Setters From Everywhere

After setting an American record in the 4 x 100 earlier this month, all of team USA will compete individually at the Prefontaine Classic. As...

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26 May, 2015

Fast is Back in the Pre Classic Women’s 100 Meters

The world’s fastest women from each of the last four years will meet in this year’s Prefontaine Classic 100 meters. This group features versatile...

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