Veritas

Crossing the Line

Allison Mou

May 22, 2019

Amid the dust being kicked up by the runners, John Tayeri, senior captain of the cross-country team, emerges over the crest of the hill, triumphant, wearing a pink head- band and neon orange running shoes, the Nike Vaporfly 4%. When these $250 shoes were unveiled in 2017, they were released with a Nike-sponsored peer...