Inside Track

Olympic hurdler Allen announces Nike deal at TrackTown Tuesday

EUGENE, Ore. – The last time hurdler Devon Allen raced at Hayward Field, he was wearing the yellow and green Nike uniform of the University of Oregon.

The 22-year-old dual-sport athlete, who announced his decision to turn professional in track and field last November, is targeting a return to the track on May 5 at the Oregon Twilight Meet, where he will still be donning the swoosh – minus the “O” in the center.

“I wanted to announce that I have officially signed with Nike.”
– Devon Allen

“I wanted to announce that I have …