A Nike ad on the #Pistorius official website has been removed. Referring to his speed on the track it reads "I am the bullet in the chamber"—
dr nick (@drnicko18) February 14, 2013
Shortly after “Blade Runner” Oscar Pistorius was taken into custody in connection with the shooting death of girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, Twitter users noticed this Nike ad on the South African Olympian’s official website.
The ad no longer appears on Pistorius’ website.
Now that Pistorius has been charged with murder, Nike isn’t the only advertiser eager to distance itself.