Marathon Woman

Author: Kathrine Switzer
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In 1967, Kathrine Switzer was the first woman to officially run what was then the all-male Boston Marathon, infuriating one of the event's directors who attempted to violently eject her.

A Locker Room Of Her Own

Author: David C. Ogden
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25. Ibid. 26. Katherine Hobson,“Kathrine Switzer: Run, Women, Run," US. News
and World Report, April 8, 2007,
070408/16qa.htm (April 25, 2011). 27. Switzer,A Biography. 28. Lin Molloy,
review of Marathon Woman: Running the Race to Revolutionize Women's Sports,
April 10, 2007,—bin/moxiebin/bm_tools .cgi?
print=6050;s=6_1;site=1 (September 17, 2010). 29. Ibid. 30. Switzer, A Biography
. 31. Ibid.

The 1984 Los Angeles Olympic Games

Author: Matthew Llewellyn
Publisher: Routledge
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“Ready to Run a Long Way.” Sports Illustrated, March 27, 1978. Accessed
October 16, 2013.
MAG1093476/index.htm Moran, Malcolm. “First Women's Olympic Marathon to
Benoit. ... Switzer, Katherine. Marathon Woman: Running the Race to
Revolutionize Women's Sports. New York: Carroll & Graf, 2007. Tamini, Noel. “
Women Always in the Race.” Olympic Review 307 (1993): 204– 221. Tarnawsky,
Pat. “Female Long Distance ...

Course Correction

Author: Ginny Gilder
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For details on the beginnings of the Eastern Association of Women's Rowing
Colleges and the first women's rowing regattas in the early 1970s, see Paula D.
Welch, Silver Era Golden Moments: A Celebration of Ivy League Women's
Athletics (Lanham, MD: Madison Books, 1999). See also: Kathrine Switzer, “The
Real Story of Kathrine Switzer's 1967 Boston Marathon,” Marathon Woman:
Running the Race to Revolutionize Women's Sports (New York: Carroll & Graf,
2007), ...

Great Athletes

Author: Rafer Johnson
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Despite her desire to break the 2:20 mark, Ingrid took a break from running in the
early 1990's to devote more time to her family and return to her skiing roots. At the
age of forty, she returned to ... Brookfield, Conn.: Millbrook Press, 1999. Sandrock
, Michael. Running with the Legends. Champaign, Il1.: Human Kinetics, 1996.
Switzer, Kathrine. Marathon Woman: Running the Race to Revolutionize
Women's Sports. New York: Carroll & Graf, 2007. Wallechinsky, David, and Jaime


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STUDY Jefferson, NC: McFarland 2005 Box 61 1 Jefferson NC 28640 $35.00 (
paper) 800-253-2187 Suozzo, Andrew THE CHICAGO MARATHON Urbana:
University of Illinois Press 2006 1325 South Oak Street Urbana IL 61820 $50.00,
$20.00 (paper) 800-545- 4703 Switzer, Kathrine MARATHON WOMAN:
Carroll & Graf 2007 ...

Running The Long Path

Author: Kenneth A. Posner
Publisher: SUNY Press
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This is an entertaining and informative read.” — Andrew Skurka, author of The Ultimate Hiker’s Gear Guide: Tools and Techniques to Hit the Trail “Decades of conservation work have produced a remarkable long distance trail that links ...

Runner S World

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Ever since that night I've never driven over a marathon course before the event. It
is totally demoralizing to see how far 26 miles actually is. Excerpted from
Marathon Woman: Running the Race to Revolutionize Women's Sports, by
Kathrinc Switzer. (Published with permission from Carroll (7 Craf Publishers, an
imprint ofAvalon Publishing Group Inc.) MAY 2007 RUNNERSWORLDCOVI I
called my parents in Virginia when I got back to my room. I had to explain first
what a marathon was ...