The Wolfpacker

January 2021

The Wolfpacker: An Independent Magazine Covering NC State Sports

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30 ■ THE WOLFPACKER W H E R E AR E T H E Y N O W ? JOAN BENOIT SAMUELSON Benoit Samuelson was a two- time All-American in cross country at NC State, then went on to win the first-ever women's marathon at the Olympics in 1984. PHOTOS COURTESY NIKE " I found with running, I didn't need a lot of special equipment, I didn't have to wait for the snow, I didn't have to travel to the mountains. I could go run right outside the front door. " Benoit Samuelson

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