Johnny Truax

Camp Maintenance Assistant

aka “Wildhorse”

First year at Steens: 1981
Number of years as camper: 2
Number of years as Tent Assistant: 1
Current Location: Eugene OR
Occupation: NIKE Insights Director
High School: Montesano HS, Crescent Valley HS
College: LCC, UO and OSU (in that order)
Degree: Exercise Science BS

Athletic/Academic Honors: Record holder of the Steen’s Mt Running Camp “Wildhorse Canyon Assault”

Career/Professional/Coaching Highlights: Co-founder of the Nike BorderClash; Co-founder of the Nike Cross Nationals; Product manager for Nike Trail shoes Zoom Wildhorse and Zoom Kiger; Co-founder of the Bowerman Track Club and 22 years of coaching youth T&F/Cross Country