10 Things You Didn’t Know About Steve Prefontaine

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10BestYears 10 Things You Didnt Know About Steve Prefontaine

As the legend goes, Pre really wasn’t a runner, he was a rebel that just happened to run. What made Steve Prefontaine, one of America’s greatest runners, a rebel? It was more than his long-hair-don’t-care swagger or his iconic status as a U.S. record holder in every long-distance event from 2 – 10k meters, it was a result of the details that proved Pre put in work. From his first shoe with Nike to his three most important training aspects, here are 10 Things You Didn’t Know About Steve Prefontaine.

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