January 26, 2023

First woman to run Boston Marathon returns to the race with a powerful message

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BY REBECCA RUIZ From Mashable Fifty years ago, a clever, determined woman named Kathrine Switzer crossed the finish line at the Boston Marathon — but not before an official tried to drag her from the course. See, at the time, only men competed in the race. Switzer signed her registration as “K.V. Switzer,” was accepted […]