Katherine Switzer Calendar

Kathrine Switzer


Oct 7, 2015

Girls On The Run Greater Houston, Houston, TX United States
This luncheon speech and book signing marks the beginning of an ambitions ‘barnstorming’ speaking tour as Kathrine speaks at several GOTR locations, often on consecutive days, to assist them in fund-raising for GOTR chapters. This organization is empowering over a million girls in the USA. We encourage the public to attend! Her Houston luncheon speech will be preceded by a VIP reception and followed by a meet & greet and book-signing. For more information: contact Mary Callahan maryt@gotrgreaterhouston.org 832-628-4480

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!

Oct 19, 2015

Girls On The Run St. Louis, St. Louis, MO United States
Kathrine’s second stop on the GOTR barnstorming tour. Here she is the featured dinner speaker for this amazing organization that is empowering girls all over the USA. We encourage the public to attend! Event location will be at Maryville University : https://www.maryville.edu/. Please contact: Emilie Fan 314-862-6266; (emilie@girlsontherunstlouis.org

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