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Allyson Felix denounces Nike for failing to financially support athletes during pregnancy


Felix: Nike declined to include pregnancy guarantee

Felix wrote that Nike put pressure on her to get back to training as soon as possible after her C-section and offered her a 70 percent pay cut in contract negotiations.
Athletes like Felix depend on sponsorships as their primary income.


https://sports.yahoo.com/allyson-fe...g-pregnancy-011105472.html?.tsrc=bell-brknews

Jason Owens
Yahoo Sports


Allyson Felix on Nike: 'If I couldn’t secure these protections, who could?'


 

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