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Nike Event Celebrating Joan Benoit Samuelson’s Olympic Marathon Gold

Check out the photos from the run celebrating the 30th anniversary of Joan Benoit Samuelson's Olympic marathon victory!

Thirty years ago Joan Benoit Samuelson won the first women’s Olympic marathon in Los Angeles. Her sponsor Nike hosted a 3-mile run at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum on the anniversary of her Aug. 5, 1984, triumph. We were there…