Title IX celebrations across the country
As part of the many Title IX celebrations that took place this weekend, Nike held Celebration of Sport events across the country to commemorate the 40th anniversary of the landmark legislation. Here's a peek at the some of the gatherings:
In Los Angeles: Jodie Nelson joined Joanie Benoit Samuleson, Lakey Peterson, Brandi Chastain and Lisa Leslie on stage at Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum.
New York: Boxing instructor Teresa Scott spent time with local kids to celebrate the anniversary.
Tracktown, USA: Benoit Samuelson signed autographs at the Nike Running Store in Eugene, Ore., which was also playing host to the U.S. Olympic track and field trials this weekend.