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Nike breaks ties with Livestrong. (Read 116 times)

    When I heard this my first reaction was to wonder why it took them so long.

    It is true of course, that LA had resigned his position and no longer acted as a spokesperson, but this seems to be a decision that was long overdue.

     

    Nike seems to have shown poor judgement in its sponsorship or corporate relations in several instances recently.

    PBs since age 60:  5k- 24:36, 10k - 47:17. Half Marathon- 1:42:41.

                                        10 miles (unofficial) 1:16:44.

     

      When I heard this my first reaction was to wonder why it took them so long.

      It is true of course, that LA had resigned his position and no longer acted as a spokesperson, but this seems to be a decision that was long overdue.

       

      Nike seems to have shown poor judgement in its sponsorship or corporate relations in several instances recently.

       

      Nike likes to grab the people on top.  There's only one way to go when you've already reached the top of the mountain.