February 10, 2017
“It’s nothing against the guys on the team and it’s nothing against Oregon Track Club, I just needed a bit of breathing room.”
By Chris Hansen, The Register-Guard
For seven years, Andrew Wheating was one of the more predominant and popular members of the Nike sponsored Oregon Track Club Elite...
April 28, 2016
Celebrating the men who broke 4 minutes in the Mile and ran for legendary coach Bill Bowerman from 1956-70
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Ten runners from the University of Oregon: Jim Bailey, Jim Grelle, Dyrol Burleson, Keith Forman, Archie San Romani, Wade Bell, Dave Wilborn, Arne Kvalheim, Roscoe...
July 29, 2015
Pan Am Games 1500m gold medalist and sub-3:52 Miler stands head and shoulders above most of his rivals.
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The world must feel like a very small place to middle distance ace Andrew Wheating. The 6ft 6ins (1.98m) American, who this weekend won 1500m gold at the Pan Am...
July 27, 2015
Two-time Olympian clocks 3:41.41 to win first medal on international stage; contributes to U.S. overall victory of 265 medals to Canada's 217.
By Kenny Jacoby, Daily Emerald
Former Oregon track & field star Andrew Wheating won gold in the men’s 1500 at the 2015 Pan American Games in Toronto.
May 11, 2015
“I was trying to be this goofy, 20-year-old kid from 2008, but that’s not who I am anymore. Everyone has to grow up. I’m still a child at heart, but I’m an adult now. I have to adjust to a different form of running.”
By Austin Meek, The Register-Guard
Maybe it’s a sign of how things have...
April 11, 2015
Ever gone out for a casual run and listened to something you've regretted? You're not alone. Sub-3:52 Miler and two-time Olympian Andrew Wheating gives us his guide of what NOT to listen to while running.
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1. Stand Up Comedy
“I love listening to stand up comedy and...
January 22, 2015
When it comes to racing, my philosophy has been the same since I was eight years old: win the race.
By Mike Takeuchi, EndorphinRelease.com
Beginning with this edition, Endorphin Release will periodically run pieces that ask elite athletes eight questions about their craft. The significance of...
June 17, 2014
"I was very naïve four years ago. I didn't know what I was doing. Now it's like I know what I'm capable of, I know what I can do and I want to show everybody."
By Aaron Kasinitz, The Oregonian
As Andrew Wheating crossed the finish line on the track at Lewis and Clark College on Sunday night,...
June 19, 2013
A perfect storm of factors leads to a lack of fast 1500 meter times in 2013 for U.S. men
By Peter Gambaccini, Runner's World
As runners line up for the first round of the men’s 1500 meters on Thursday at the USA Outdoor Track & Field Championships in Des Moines, none of them will have the "A"...
August 23, 2012
By Alex Abrami, Burlington Free Press
Back in Vermont for a brief vacation, two-time Olympian and Vermont native Andrew Wheating is unwinding at his parents’ lake house in Chittenden County.
There’s no dishwasher or internet access. Just seclusion — a perfect setting for Wheating to enjoy the...
August 05, 2012
By Oregonian Sports
Former University of Oregon runners Matthew Centrowitz and Andrew Wheating met different fates on Sunday in the men's 1500 meter semifinals at the London Olympics.
Centrowitz, who trains with Alberto Salazar's Nike Oregon Project, summoned a surge on the final lap and...
August 02, 2012
Vermonter gets another crack at Olympic dreams
By David Woods, USA Today
LONDON — Andrew Wheating says he’s not the wide-eyed, autograph-seeking tourist he was at his first Olympics four years ago. Neither is he the fearsome Miler who ran the world’s fourth-fastest 1500 meters two years ago.
June 20, 2012
By Gary Horowitz, Statesman Journal
EUGENE, Ore. - Nearly three weeks removed from what he referred to as “rock bottom,” middle distance runner Andrew Wheating has turned his attention to the U.S. Olympic Track & Field Trials.
But will the former three-time NCAA outdoor champion at Oregon...
June 17, 2012
Sixth in an occasional series profiling U.S. Olympic hopefuls training for the Summer Games in London.
By Shira Springer, The Boston Globe
EUGENE, Ore. - The Friday morning quiet of Hayward Field is pierced by buzzing mowers and chatting groundskeepers. As they groom the U.S. track mecca, ...
June 20, 2012
Olympics are on the line but there could be extra for Lananna’s runners
By Curtis Anderson, The Register Guard
Two months ago, at a “TrackTown Tuesday” function in Springfield, Oregon coach Vin Lananna was fielding questions about the 2012 U.S. Olympic Track & Field Trials which begin their...
June 12, 2012
By Jeffrey Martin, The Oregonian
WEST LEBANON, N.H. -- In a couple of weeks, Andrew Wheating will compete in the Olympic Trials in Eugene, attempting to make the U.S. team for the second time, running either the 800 or the 1500 with an eye on London, hoping to medal.
Dave Faucher will be...
September 20, 2010
Less than six years after taking up distance running, Andrew Wheating has emerged as the next great American Miler
By Tim Layden, Sports Illustrated
He ran not for crypto-religious reasons, but to win races, to cover ground fast. -John L. Parker JR., Once a Runner
Most gifted young runners...