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Kathrine Switzer

 


Oct 30, 2014

3:00pm
Kathrine will be inducted into the New York Road Runners Hall of Fame! Induction Ceremony will be at the 2nd floor media center of the Jacob Javits Convention Center. Day passes will be issued for guests wishing to attend, free of charge.

Oct 31, 2014 –
Nov 2, 2014

TCS New York City Marathon, New York City, NY United States
This will be a special NYC marathon for Kathrine as she is getting inducted into the NYRR Hall of Fame at the Expo at the Javits Convention Center, Thursday, Oct 30 Time TBA. Her appearances include time at the expo with her just-launched 261 Fearless running apparel by Skirt Sports along with the ever-popular Marathon Woman books and apparel and of course at the race finish line of the largest marathon in the world!

Dec 4, 2014 –
Dec 6, 2014

Baton Rouge Beach Marathon, Baton Rouge, LA United States
This is a first for Kathrine and Roger Robinson we are doing a dynamic duo speaking presentation. We’ve never been to Baton Rouge and we both love zydeco! It should be fun because it was created 20 years ago by The Running Chicken Track Club. The Baton Rouge Beach Marathon has become a city-wide tradition celebrating running and giving back to the community through charities.

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Kathrine Switzer Latest News

Kathrine receives Brand Laureate Legendary Award

Hi Friends! I’d like to share some wonderful news  with you! Just recently I was awarded the Brand Laureate  Legendary Award from the Asia Pacific Branding Foundation for the work...


Kathrine featured in Runner's World article: "Do Women-Only Races Still Have a Purpose?"

…”Many of these women experience a sense of empowerment that they never had before,” said Switzer of women running women-only races today. Switzer continues to spread that message internationally, including...


Skirt Sports Launches a Clothing Line with Kathrine Switzer to Promote the 261 Fearless Running Movement

Skirt Sports, the innovative women’s running apparel brand is proud to announce its partnership with pioneer runner, Kathrine Switzer, most noted for her brave running of the 1967 all-male Boston...


Kathrine Switzer, Nicole DeBoom are 'fearless', Daily Camera by Mike Sandrock

When Kathrine Switzer went to register for the 1967 Boston Marathon, she was confident she could cover the 26.2 miles. Only one problem, she discovered — a woman had never...


Five Questions With Kathrine Switzer, Boston Magazine by Melissa Malamut

In 1967, a 19-year-old journalism student named Kathrine Switzer registered for the Boston Marathon under her initials only, because women were not yet allowed to run the race. The infamous images (above and below)...


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Order the new edition e-book of Kathrine’s Running & Walking for Women Over 40

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Announcing Skirt Sports’ new 261 Fearless clothing line!

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Kathrine featured in PBS documentary, Makers:  Women Who Make America

Makers:  Women Who Make America is a landmark digital and broadcast initiative from AOL and PBS showcasing compelling stories from women of today and tomorrow.  This historic video initiative features exclusive access to trailblazing women – both known and unknown.  The 3-hour documentary “MAKERS: Women Who Make America.” will premiere at Lincoln Center in New York City on February 26, 2013 at 8pm ET.  Check your local PBS listings to watch at home!

Watch Kathrine tell the real story of the 1967 Boston Marathon!

View this segment about Makers on Extra

 

Kathrine Switzer Always Running

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Hartford Marathon, Hartford CT

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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:

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Fearless in the Face of Adversity

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