Photos: Nike Event Celebrating Joan Benoit Samuelson’s Marathon Gold

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. Check out these photos from the event!

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