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Diya Sen

Diya Sen

Asked on 17 August, 2019

What's the latest stance by Nike on pregnant women athletes?

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Nike changed its policy for pregnant athletes. The policy has now been expanded to cover 18 months.

Vivaan Kapoor

Vivaan Kapoor

Asked on 17 August, 2019

What was the previous policy set by Nike?

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Nike's previous policy saw that period last for 12 months.

Aditya Vyas

Aditya Vyas

Asked on 17 August, 2019

What will pregnant athletes see now in their association?

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Their pay and bonuses cannot be cut over the 18-month period.

Muhammad Powar

Muhammad Powar

Asked on 17 August, 2019

What did Allyson Felix say about the new stance?

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"Nike has joined in officially and contractually providing maternal protection to the female athletes they sponsor. This means that female athletes will no longer be financially penalized for having a child."

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