The Song of the Ungirt Runners

Poem by Charles Hamilton Sorley (1895-1915)

Sorley was a Scottish war poet and British Army officer. He ran cross country while a student at Marlborough College in England.

He died in combat in WWI at just 20 years old.

The Song of the Ungirt Runners answers the question: Why do we run?

"We do not run for prize . . . we run... because we like it."

the Track of Dreams

The legendary Hayward Field at the University of Oregon underwent a massive renovation and reopened in 2021.

Steve Prefontaine

Steve Prefontaine Story

Prefontaine Mural - Coos Bay, OR

Running Movies

The Long Green Line

Without Limits


Chariots of Fire