Born and raised in Coos Bay, Steve Prefontaine grew to become one of the most celebrated runners in history. His amazing story, and untimely death, inspired the Annual Prefontaine Memorial Run happening Saturday, September 17th, 2016. ** **
Pre’s legend lives on not just from his world class running abilities, but from his gutsy attitude, swagger, and outspokenness. Here are ten of Pre’s most inspiring motivational quotes:
These are our favorite Pre quotes, what are yours? Let us know in the comments section below.
The Annual Prefontaine Memorial Run is one of the highlights of the Bay Area Fun Festival taking place in Coos Bay & North Bend September 17th & 18th, 2016. This weekend long community celebration includes parades, arts & crafts, and more fun events for the entire family! Click here to see the full schedule of events and be sure to Like them on Facebook!