COLLINSVILLE, IL (KTVI) – Nike’s new commercial spot called “I Would Run to You” was partially filmed in downtown Collinsville, IL and East St. Louis, IL. The Illinois shoot happened on the new artificial turf field at the Collinsville High School on March 13th, 2012. The St. Louis arch is also featured in the commercial. You can se the St. Louis skyline from the Illinois side of the river.
In the ad a couple sings about how they’d run to each other because they’re so in love. The girl runs from Los Angeles to New York to meet her beau. The guy in the video tries to run to meet her but just can’t stomach the exercise.
See the full Nike ‘I Would Run to You’ commercial here:
Raw video from the commercial shoot in Collinsvile, IL.