|Position:||Hall of Fame Inductee|
|Other Position:||2007 Inductee, Track/Cross Country (1967-69)|
The 1968 Norwegian Olympian reigned as one of the top collegiate distance runners in the world during the peak of his career, setting a collegiate record in the 2-mile run (8:33.2) as well as Oregon pinnacles at distances covering 1,500 meters (3:38.5), 1 mile (3:56.4) and 3 miles (13:14.6) in 1968. In addition, he ran a leg on the 4-mile relay with
The 11-time Norwegian national champion (800, 1,500, 5,000 meters and cross country) also set Norwegian and Nordic records in the mile and 1,500 meters, while achieving the top-five all-time marks in his country’s history at 2 miles (8:30.2), 3,000 meters (7:44.6) and 5,000 meters (13:26.4).