The Future Of Professional Track And Field Is Employment Over Sponsorship

Longtime Adidas athlete Nick Willis teased a very important announcement today. The speculation predicting that Willis would be announcing his retirement after a 20 year career that includes — 6x New Zealand 1500m Champion, 3x World Athletics Outdoor Medalist, World Athletics Indoor Medalist, and many wins accross the world.

That speculation was wrong however.. well mostly wrong.

Nick Willis announced that he is finishing his career with Adidas and is turning “amatuer” by…