Nike Track Clinic

Sarah Schwald

Beaverton Youth Track Club

Sarah has a love affair with running. She started running when she was 7 years old and grew up in the club, high school and NCAA systems.

She won her first national championship at the age of 10 and set her first national record at the age of 11. She was a NCAA Champion at the University of Arkansas and ran professionally for Nike for 13 years. She represented USATF as a member of 5 World Championship Teams and was ranked top 10 in the world in the 1500m.

After retiring in 2008, Sarah earned her MBA and began working at Nike in both Brand and Product Management. She is passionate about coaching and educating the next generation of runners and giving back to the running community that has given her so much.