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Kathrine Switzer

 


Oct 16, 2015 –
Oct 18, 2015

The IMT Des Moines Marathon, Des Moines, IA United States
Kathrine has been booked for this engagement for five years, her longest range booking yet! This is an exciting, fast growing race with nearly 10,000 finishers and Kathrine is excited to be a part of it, particularly since there are more women participants now then men. Kathrine will be at the expo all day Friday and Saturday, speaking at a very special pasta dinner on Saturday night and at the race will be meeting and greeting on Sunday. Come join us!

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Kathrine Switzer Latest News

FOUR RULE-BREAKING LESSONS FROM THE FIRST WOMAN TO RUN THE BOSTON MARATHON, Fast Company, by Gwen Moran

HOW KATHRINE SWITZER’S HISTORY-MAKING MOVE IN 1967 LED TO A CAREER ADVOCATING FOR WOMEN IN SPORTS.
When Kathrine “K.V.” Switzer took her place at the starting line of the 1967 Boston...


Kathrine Switzer story: When only men ran marathons, BBC Witness Program video

In 1967, Kathrine Switzer became the first woman to run in an official marathon race when she ran in the Boston race, which is being held on Monday.
Until then it...


Kathrine's Boston Marathon Recap, AOL On Sports video

Reporting from the Boston Marathon photo bridge, Kathrine Switzer reports on the near photo finish of the elite women’s race.

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Kathrine Switzer Reports Live from the Boston Marathon, AOL On Sports

Here, Kathrine reports from the race course where she first made history.

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8 Women Made History at Boston Marathon in 1972 --14,000 Registered in 2015 Race, Huffington Post by Beverly Wettenstein

On April 19, 1967, Kathrine Switzer, 20, a journalism major at Syracuse University, entered the Boston Marathon as “K.V. Switzer,” wearing a bulky sweatsuit. At the time, the Amateur Athletics...


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Kathrine Switzer Keeping Up

International Women’s Day: Be Fearless, Be Free, Be Grateful
Message from Kathrine

This Sunday, March 8, is International Women’s Day. This day we celebrate the achievements of women with a day of action: more than talk, we will DO…

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Announcing Skirt Sports’ Spring Line of 261 Fearless clothing!

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Marathon Woman and 261 Fearless Gear & Books Available at Kathrine’s Store

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Kathrine Switzer Always Running

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Boston Marathon

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Kathrine and 261 Women’s Marathon in Elle Magazine Blogpost Spain
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Top 10 Running Tips

Start with Kathrine’s Tip Number ONE:
Just put on your shoes and go.

261-Fearless:

Boston Bib number

Fearless in the Face of Adversity

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