Nike Oregon Project

Nike Oregon Project

July 23, 2021

Someone Hired a Private Investigator to See if Alberto Salazar Was Still Coaching Galen Rupp. Here Is What They Found.

Hidden cameras, criminal background checks, and nearly two weeks of surveillance. This story has it all. They found that Rupp regularly uses a house owned by the Salazar family to start many of his runs to the Nike campus. And he uses the underwater treadmill in the back.
October 29, 2020

The 10 Craziest Things We Learned From "Win At All Costs," the New Book About Alberto Salazar & the Nike Oregon Project

From Salazar using the LetsRun messageboard to guide his 2011 Boston Marathon coaching to a drunken attempted kiss of Kara Goucher on the plane to the 2011 Worlds to Salazar crediting Chris Solinsky's 26:59 to Solinsky being on thyroid med, Matt Hart's fantastic new book has some fantastic revelations.
May 22, 2020

The Big 3, Reunited: Alan Webb, Ryan Hall & Dathan Ritzenhein Discuss Their Greatest Performances, Biggest Lessons, & Much More

Alan Webb, Dathan Ritzenhein and Ryan Hall had never sat down and talked about their careers until this week. Find out why Ritz had Webb's face on his dartboard as a high schooler, how Webb was able to beat Ritzenhein in their famous 10k showdown in 2006, which performances each believes was the best from their careers, their biggest lessons from the sport, their views on new shoe technology, Webb and Ritz's thoughts on their time with the Nike Oregon Project and Alberto Salazar's ban, and much more.
November 08, 2019

Nike, Alberto Salazar and Top Pros Respond To Mary Cain's Allegations

Nike has issued a statement saying they will start an immediate investigation of the "troubling allegations" while Cain has confirmed she did try to rejoin the team in April of this year. Additionally, three former NOP members have said Salazar was very focused on the weight of his female athletes, but Salazar has issued a forceful denial of Cain's allegations, writing to Ken Goe, "To be clear, I never encouraged her, or worse yet, shamed her, to maintain an unhealthy weight.”
November 07, 2019

Full Transcript: Mary Cain Slams Nike and Alberto Salazar For Her Treatment While Part of The Nike Oregon Project

Among other things, Cain says she became suicidal while she was part of the NOP and says when she told Alberto Salazar and Darren Treasure that she was cutting herself that "they pretty much told me that they just wanted to go to bed."
March 03, 2019

Yomif Kejelcha Runs 3:47.01 Mile World Record as Johnny Gregorek Is Seventh American to Go Sub-3:50

The mile in Boston was pure insanity. Kejelcha finally got the WR after three tries (but missed the 1500 en-route) as Gregorek ran 3:49 and Sam Prakel ran 3:50.
March 01, 2019

WR Alert: Yomif Kejelcha Targeting 1500 & Mile World Records -- In the Same Race! -- at Boston University on Sunday

Has Alberto Salazar lost his mind or is it smart for Kejelcha to try to get two WRs in one race?
February 07, 2019

Will Yomif Kejelcha Break the Mile World Record at the 2019 Millrose Games? We Break Down His Chances

Are you ready for a WR in the men's mile? You probably should be.
November 29, 2018

Q&A: Adam Goucher Talks Running With The Buffaloes, His Greatest Running Memories, & the Stress of Becoming a Whistleblower Against Alberto Salazar & NOP

Goucher reveals that he thinks a resolution is looming soon in the Nike Oregon Project doping case. "I think it’s coming very, very soon, but until there is that ultimate resolution, you’re just kind of waiting."
November 03, 2018

Matthew Centrowitz Has Left the Nike Oregon Project

This morning Matthew Centrowitz revealed exclusively to that he has left the Nike Oregon Project.
October 02, 2018

As They Prepare To Face Off At The Chicago Marathon, A Look At The History Of Former Training Partners Mo Farah & Galen Rupp

Six years ago, they were training partners, the best of buds and on top of the world after going 1-2 in the 10k at the Olympics. Now they are rivals, and this Sunday in Chicago, Mo Farah and Galen Rupp will be quare off for the first time at the 26.2 mile distance.
May 16, 2018

Galen Rupp Will Return To Defend His Title At The 2018 Chicago Marathon

Jordan Hasay is back at Chicago as well after her third place 2:20:57 run last year.