UCLABruins.com: Title IX Feature

Jeanette Bolden was a member of UCLA’s 1982 NCAA Championship women’s track and field team and earned an Olympic gold medal in the 400m relay at the 1984 Games. Bolden is the long-time head coach of the Bruins women’s track and field program.

Jeanette Bolden’s┬átrack and field career started at Campanella Park in Compton, Calif. Just as she was learning to overcome childhood asthma to become an athlete, Title IX was passed into law. Read more…

About Amy Symons Hughes

I spent 14 years working in professional and (mostly) collegiate Sports Information/Media Relations offices. Now I am a freelance writer, primarily covering softball, women's basketball and mens & women's swimming and diving for NCAA.com. I have worked full-time in five NCAA Division I Conferences (4 BCS Conferences) and with National Coaching Associations, and I am the media coordinator for the Cathedral City Classic softball tournament.
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