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Kathrine Switzer

Kathrine Virginia "Kathy" Switzer (born January 5, 1947, in Amberg, Germany) is an American marathon runner, author, and television commentator.

Kathrine Switzer on the prejudices women athletes faced, her historic Boston Marathon run, and the doors it opened for other women athletes.

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All levels welcome from newbies to front of the pack racers. 261 is a nonprofit women’s run group that compliments all community running clubs and is pioneered by Kathrine Switzer. For information: www.facebook.com/261FearlessClubGreaterBoston.
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Una Mullally: Women playing rugby do not deserve to be mauled
When Kathrine Switzer became the first female numbered entry of the Boston marathon in 1967, another runner, Jock Spencer, attempted to rip her bib from her. How fragile must masculinity be that women taking part in anything is viewed as a threat ...
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Marathoning Saves More Lives Than It Takes
One of the ‘survivors’ of Boston in 2017 was Kathrine Switzer, who exactly 50 years before had run the race on the sly as K.V. Switzer, because organisers would not allow women to run it, for fear that they would die when their uteruses spontaneously ...
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What Usain Bolt Meant To Us
Bolt wasn’t John Carlos or Kathrine Switzer, yet what he provided wasn’t lacking in substance. More than anything, he had the gift to elicit happiness from all who watched him. As Usain Bolt faces his curtain call, nobody thought less of him after ...
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Championing the Right to Age Well
Despite an angry official who tried to push her off the course of the Boston Marathon, Kathrine Switzer defiantly ran on, broke barriers and became the first woman to officially complete the legendary race. Today, at the age of 70, Switzer continues to ...
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The Boston Marathon: How Kathrine Switzer’s 261 Became a Symbol for Women in Sports
For decades, running legend Kathrine Switzer has received letters and photos from women around the world, all of them praising the number 261. Some women even show her their “261” tattoos. The reason: It’s the number Switzer wore during the Boston ...
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Watch Kathrine Switzer Cross the 2017 Boston Marathon Finish Line
During her groundbreaking run, Kathrine Switzer, then 20 years old ... "I wasn't trying to break any barriers," Switzer, now 70, told SELF last year. "It wasn't until a race official attacked me during the run did I become determined to finish and speak ...
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How the First Woman to Run the Boston Marathon Is Still Running Marathons at 70
For more, visit TIME Health. When Kathrine Switzer crossed the finish line of the Boston Marathon in 1967, it was remarkable because she was a woman — the first to run the race as an official entrant. When she crossed the same finish line 50 years later ...
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Humana Rock 'n' Roll Half Marathon hits Chicago
Kathrine Switzer, who was the first official woman to run the Boston Marathon, joined ABC 7 live from the Humana Rock 'n' Roll Half Marathon's finish line to talk about the race.
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How To Stay Fit At 70 (And Beyond)—From Kathrine Switzer, The First Woman Ever To Officially Run The Boston Marathon
Prevention: What was it like to run Boston again, 50 years after your historic first race? Kathrine Switzer: It was sensational. It was very gratifying. There were so many people that knew my story. Boston was a celebration of the past 50 years and looking ...
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1967 Boston Marathon: The Real Story - Kathrine Switzer ...
The Real Story of Kathrine Switzer’s 1967 Boston Marathon A note from Kathrine Switzer, especially to journalists and students: The following is an excerpt from my ...
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Kathrine Switzer Marathon Woman - Author. Activist. Athlete.
Kathrine Switzer has long been one of running's most iconic figures. But when she was inducted into the U.S.A. National Women's Hall of Fame last year, it was not ...
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Kathrine Switzer | MAKERS
Kathrine Switzer was in the habit of signing her college papers “K.V. Switzer” and did so when she registered for the all-male Boston Marathon in 1967. She wasn ...
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Kathrine Switzer — Wikipédia
Kathrine Switzer, née le 5 janvier 1947 à Amberg en Allemagne, est une écrivaine américaine, commentatrice de télévision et coureuse de marathon, surtout ...
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Boston Marathon 2017: 1st woman to officially run does it ...
Kathrine Switzer ran the Boston Marathon in the same bib number that a race official tried to rip off her in an iconic photo from the 1967 race.
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Kathrine Switzer On Her Return To The Boston Marathon
Fifty years after she became the first woman to run the race as a registered entrant, Kathrine Switzer returns to the start line.
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The Boston Marathon: How Kathrine Switzer’s 261 Became a ...
Kathrine Switzer, 70, the first woman to officially compete in the Boston Marathon, will be among an estimated 13,700 racing on Monday.
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Kathrine Switzer’s Advice on Staying Fit at ... - Prevention
Kathrine Switzer, the first woman to officially run the Boston Marathon, shares advice for staying fit at 70 and beyond.
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First Woman to Officially Run Boston Marathon Makes ...
In 1967, Kathrine Switzer made history when she defiantly became the first woman to run in the Boston Marathon. Fifty years later, she did it again.
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Kathrine Switzer: 50 years ago women were not allowed to ...
If I quit, everybody's going to believe women can't do this — that's the thought that latched itself into Kathrine Switzer's head when a male official tried to push ...
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