This young reader’s edition of the autobiography of Phil Knight, the founder of the multi-billion dollar company Nike, reveals the journey of this successful entrepreneur, a high school and college track star, from his days as a young importer of Japanese running shoes to the establishment of the sports company he is known for today.  Highlighting the challenges of acquiring the financing and key employees necessary to keep Blue Ribbon Sports, Knight’s original business, afloat, this is a nonfiction choice that every sports fan and budding business person will want to read.