22 Aug '16, 11am

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As for Rule 40. IOC loosened the restrictions for nonpartner advertising (hello Michael Phelps commercial), but for smaller sponsors that don’t have Under Armour’s budget, it’s still not fair. (And I hear my dad telling me that life’s not fair…) These athletes would not have made it to the Olympics without said sponsors. And to not allow them to recognize the support they’ve received as they appreciate the Olympic experience is sad. Many of these sponsors are often tied with the athletes coaches/training program (think Brooks Hanson, or Hoka’s Northern Arizona Elite)…how would one of the title sponsors feel if it was their athlete unable to mention them? However, I did like that Meb was allowed to wear his (sponsors’s) shoe :) And Emma Coburn! I’m sure I’m missing more. –Don’t worry, while just a likeness, I feel the same way about CrossFit and Reebok, and how athletes are...

Full article: http://www.saltyrunning.com/2016/08/22/readers-roundtable...

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